Translational Symmetry

An image has Translational Symmetry if it can be divided by straight lines into a sequence of identical figures. Translational symmetry results from moving a figure a certain distance in a certain direction also called translating (moving) by a vector (length and direction).

This sentence has translational symmetry.

Are there combinations of other symmetries that look like a translation?

Click on the image below to investigate rotational symmetry.

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