Definition: The Cartesian Coordinate System is the Rule: A point (x,y) is located by finding its horizontal x-coordinate and its vertical y-coordinate. |

Animated InterActivity for Locating Points in the First and then in the Four Quadrants | ||

InterActivity | ||
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InterActivity 1 | Animation in First Quadrant | |

InterActivity 2 | Graphing in First Quadrant | |

InterActivity 3 | Identify Coordinates in First Quadrant | |

InterActivity 4 | Animation in Quadrant I-IV | |

InterActivity 5 | Graphing in Quadrant I-IV | |

InterActivity 6 | Identify Coordinates in Quadrant I-IV |

Related Topics

- Cartesian Coordinates - Definitions & Rules - under construction
- Cartesian Coordinates 2 - InterActivities with Points and Basic Geometry
- Line Graphs - Plotting Points

Metadata

Global
| Cartesian Plane |

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 5AF1.4,ACT GR 16-19 |

Keywords | cartesian plane, coordinates, points, grid, x-coordinate, y-coordinate |

Comments | none |

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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