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Te Reo Pāngarau

pūwāhi

point (on a graph, line, plane, or in space)

tūingoa

WHAKAMĀRAMA

Ko tā te pūwāhi he tohu i te takotoranga o tētahi mea. He rahi-kore te pūwāhi, he wāhi noho, koirā noa iho. Ka whakamahia ngā tikanga taunga hei whakaatu pūwāhi ki tētahi papa, ki te mokowā rānei.

A point indicates the position of something. It has no size, only a position. Coordinates are used to locate a point on a plane or in space.

Tauira KŌrero

Ko hea te pūwāhi e pūtahi ana ngā rārangi?

Tuhia te pūwāhi, e toru mitarau te tawhiti i ngā pito e rua o te rārangi MN. 

Whakaaturia te pūwāhi (3,4) ki te kauwhata.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga

Ko te (3,4) te taunga o te pūwāhi M i te papa tukutuku nei. Ka kīia ko te (3,4) te takirua raupapa hei tohu i taua pūwāhi:

 

Ko te huanui tētahi huinga pūwāhi ka hua ake i tētahi ture. Hei tauira, ko te huanui o ngā pūwāhi e ōrite ana te tawhiti mai i tētahi pūwāhi matua, ka kīia he porowhita:

Takenga Mai

pū - origin, centre

wāhi - place, locality

Tauira KŌrero

Ko hea te pūwāhi e pūtahi ana ngā rārangi?

Tuhia te pūwāhi, e toru mitarau te tawhiti i ngā pito e rua o te rārangi MN. 

Whakaaturia te pūwāhi (3,4) ki te kauwhata.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga