# Chapter 7: 2-D Geometry

# Cartesian Grids

## INTRODUCTION

What is the Cartesian grid? Why is it important? How does the Cartesian grid work? Through this webquest, you will explore the different aspects of the Cartesian grid system.

## THE TASK

Explore the Cartesian Grid by observing how points are plotted on a grid, defining important terms related to the Cartesian Grid, and playing an online game called Avoid the Mines. You will fill in the Cartesian Grid Worksheet, and draw one of your Avoid the Mines games on graph paper.

## THE PROCESS