# What are the degrees of rotation?

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**degree**(in full, a**degree**of arc, arc**degree**, or arcdegree), usually denoted by ° (the**degree**symbol), is a measurement of a plane angle, defined so that a full**rotation**is 360**degrees**. It is not an SI unit, as the SI unit of angular measure is the radian, but it is mentioned in the SI brochure as an accepted unit.A.

### What is the order of rotation of a circle?

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**order of rotational symmetry of a circle**is, how many times a**circle**fits on to itself during a full**rotation**of 360 degrees. A**circle**has an infinite '**order of rotational symmetry**'. In simplistic terms, a**circle**will always fit into its original outline, regardless of how many times it is**rotated**.#### What does it mean to have rotational symmetry?

A shape has**Rotational Symmetry**when it still looks the same after a**rotation**(of less than one full turn). This image can be rotated to three different positions and each look the same. It has**Rotational Symmetry**of Order 3.#### What is the angle of rotational symmetry?

If you can rotate (or turn) a figure around a center point by fewer than 360° and the figure appears unchanged, then the figure has**rotation symmetry**. The point around which you rotate is called the center of**rotation**, and the smallest**angle**you need to turn is called the**angle of rotation**.#### How many axes of symmetry has a square?

So the**square**has four lines of**symmetry**. The rectangle has only two, as it can be folded in half horizontally or vertically: students should be encouraged to try to fold the rectangle in half diagonally to see why this does not work. The trapezoid has only a vertical line of**symmetry**.

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### What is the order of rotational symmetry of the triangle?

Order 3

#### What is the rotation of symmetry?

more A shape has**Rotational Symmetry**when it still looks the same after a**rotation**(of less than one full turn). This image can be rotated to three different positions and each look the same. It has**Rotational Symmetry**of Order 3.#### How many lines of rotational symmetry does a parallelogram?

Explanation: Rhombus is a special type of parallelogram and it has**two lines**of symmetry - its diagonals. Rectangle, which is not a square, has**two lines**of symmetry -**two lines**going through the midpoints of opposite sides.#### How many lines of symmetry does octagon have?

8 lines

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### What is the order of rotational symmetry of a regular hexagon?

Answer: When a

**shape**is rotated about its centre, if it comes to rest in a position and looks exactly like the original, then it has rotational symmetry. rotational symmetry order). This means that a regular hexagon has 6 sides, 6 lines of symmetry and an order of rotational symmetry of 6.#### What is the order of rotational symmetry of the star?

The star has five points. To rotate it until it looks the same, you need to make 1/5 of a complete 360° turn. Since 1/5×360∘=**72∘**, this is a 72° angle rotation.#### What is the order of rotational symmetry of a regular pentagon?

Rotation Symmetry of Regular Polygonsn angle of rotation 4 90 degrees 5 72 degrees 6 60 degrees #### What is the rotation of symmetry?

more A shape has**Rotational Symmetry**when it still looks the same after a**rotation**(of less than one full turn). This image can be rotated to three different positions and each look the same. It has**Rotational Symmetry**of Order 3.

Updated: 4th October 2019