# Translation of a Point

How to solve the translation of a point problems: formula, example, and its solution.

## Formula

The image of a point (*x*, *y*),

whose image is under the translation (*x*, *y*) → (*x* + *a*, *y* + *b*),

is (*x* + *a*, *y* + *b*).

## Example

Translation of a point:

(*x*, *y*) → (*x* + 7, *y* + 5)