**What is the Axis of Symmetry?**

*‘Axis of symmetry’*is yet another name for the line of symmetry. Arachnids have an axis of symmetry.

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**What is an Arachnid?**

Arachnid is the technical name for the family of animals with 8 legs. They also have no wings, no antennae, are carnivorous

*(eat meat)*and their legs have bendable joints.

Spiders are probably the most well-known of the arachnid family but scorpions, ticks and mites are also members.

**What the Ninjas Say:**

**Ninja 1**– Sometimes the ‘Line of Symmetry’ is called the ‘Axis of Symmetry’.

**Ninja 2**– Notice how one side is an exact mirror image of the other.