Transformations (Geometry)

Pronunciation: /ˌtræns.fərˈmeɪ.ʃənz/ Explain
A mapping of the pre-image of a geometric figure to an image that retains the shape of the figure. Shift. Shrink. Stretch. Vertical compression. Vertical Dilation.


  1. McAdams, David E.. All Math Words Dictionary, transformations (geometry). 2nd Classroom edition 20150108-4799968. pg 180. Life is a Story Problem LLC. January 8, 2015. Buy the book

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12/21/2018: Reviewed and corrected IPA pronunication. (McAdams, David E.)
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