Definition: The Cartesian Coordinate System is the rectangular system of locating points in the plane.
Rule: A point (x,y) is located by finding its horizontal x-coordinate and its vertical y-coordinate.
|InterActivities: Plotting Points and Drawing Basic 2D Shapes
Interactivity 1 Interactivity 2 Interactivity 3 Interactivity 4
|Brief||Interactivities involving understanding the Cartesian plane coordinate system|
|Grade||4-10 Interactivities can be used from 4th grade level on up|
|Strand||Algebra and Functions / Geometry and Measurement|
|Standard||CA 4MG2.0,CA 4MG2.1, CA 4MG2.2, CA 4MG2.3, CA 5AF1.4|
|Keywords||cartesian plane, coordinates, points, grid, x-coordinate, y-coordinate|
|Download||GeoGebra? is freeware that can be used offline. After installing GeoGebra, go to the InterActivity and select command: File -> Save. If there is no command menu, just double-click on the InterActivity. It will open in a new window with command menu.|
|Author||LFS - contact - website|
|Type||Freeware - Available for Offline and Online Use - Translatable (html)|
|Use||Requires sunJava player|
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