# Draw symmetric figures using the line of symmetry

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### New York State Common Core Math Grade 5, Module 6, Lesson 17

Grade 5, Module 6, Lesson 17 Worksheet

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Lesson 17 Homework

1. Draw to create a figure that is symmetric about DE.
2. Draw to create a figure that is symmetric about LM.
3. Complete the following construction in the space below.
a. Plot 3 non-collinear points, G, H, and I.
b. Draw GH, HI, and IG.
c. Plot point J, and draw the remaining sides, such that quadrilateral GHIJ is symmetric about IG.
4. In the space below, use your tools to draw a symmetric figure around a line.

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