Tantalizing Tessellations Lesson V-Creating a Glide Reflection Transformation
Students apply what they have learned in previous Tantalizing Tessellations lessons in order to create a glide reflection transformation. They analyze the tessellations of others and determine the shape of the original polygon.
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