# Which figure has the same order of rotational symmetry as a rectangle?

**Solution:**

Rotational symmetry is the symmetry wherein the figure looks exactly the same if you rotate it about any fixed point.

A figure has symmetry if it can be divided into two identical pieces.

If you turn or rotate a figure about a point P, if it will still look the same from all directions, this kind of symmetry is called rotational symmetry.

The order of rotational symmetry of a rectangle is 2.

Rhombus has the rotational symmetry of order 2 and square has the rotational symmetry of order 4.

Thus, the figure (a) has the same order of rotational symmetry as a rectangle.

## Which figure has the same order of rotational symmetry as a rectangle?

**Summary:**

The figure (a) has the same order of rotational symmetry as a rectangle.

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