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Symmetry: A Visual Presentation. A PowerPoint Presentation created by Mrs. Gamache using the collection of web pages created by the Adrian Bruce and students of 6B http://www.adrianbruce.com. Line Symmetry. Shape has line symmetry when one half of it is the mirror image of the other half.

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symmetry a visual presentation

Symmetry:A Visual Presentation

A PowerPoint Presentation created by Mrs. Gamache using the collection of web pages created by the Adrian Bruce and students of 6B

http://www.adrianbruce.com

line symmetry
Line Symmetry
  • Shape has line symmetry when one halfof it is the mirror image of the other half.
  • Symmetry exists all around us and many people see it as being a thing of beauty.
animals that have line symmetry

Animals that have Line Symmetry

Here are a few more great examples of mirror image in the animal kingdom.

these masks have symmetry

THESE MASKS HAVE SYMMETRY

These masks have a line of symmetry from the forehead to the chin.

The human face also has a line of symmetry in the same place.

human symmetry

Human Symmetry

The 'Proportions of Man' is a famous work of art by Leonardo da Vinci that shows the symmetry of the human form.

reflection in water

REFLECTION IN WATER

If an object is reflected in water it is considered to have line symmetry along the waterline.

the taj mahal

The Taj Mahal

Symmetry exists in architecture all around the world.  The best known example of this is the Taj Mahal.

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This photograph shows 2 lines of symmetry. One vertical, the other along the waterline.

(Notice how the prayer towers, called minarets, are reflected in the water and side to side).

2d shapes and symmetry

2D Shapes and Symmetry

After investigating the following shapes by cutting and folding, we found: