This geometry lesson, one in a series of lessons on symmetries from Illuminations, looks at glide reflection. Glide reflection is a symmetry transformation that is made up of two other symmetry transformations (a...
The Center for Cultural Design presents this site on geometric concepts as displayed in Mangbetu art. This artistic tradition displays all four geometric transforms: reflection, translation, rotation and scaling....
The Center for Cultural Design presents this page on cornrow hairstyles and how they apply to the mathematical concepts of transformational geometry and iteration. The site includes the cultural history of cornrows, as...
This geometry lesson from Illuminations investigates translations and their properties. The material will help students understand how translations work and what happens when two or more translations are applied one...
An undergraduate tutorial on wallpaper groups, with illustrations of the 17 wallpapers groups and a wallpaper gallery. Technically, the derivation of all discontinuous groups of rotation and translation in the plane....
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