Draw a line segment on grid paper.

Visualize rotating the line segment about one of its end points.

Which type of angle is formed by each rotation?

a) A turn

b) A turn clockwise

c) A turn counter-clockwise

Asked by Topperlearning User | 4th Jun, 2014, 01:23: PM

Expert Answer:

Angles formed by each rotation:

 

a) A  turn  :

Rotate the  line about point B. The angle formed is a straight angle.

 

b) A  turn clockwise:

Rotate the line about point B. The angle formed is a right angle.

 

c) A turn counter-clockwise:

Rotate the line about point B. The angle formed is a reflex angle.

Answered by  | 4th Jun, 2014, 03:23: PM