Comparing & classifying 2-d shapes

In this lesson, we will explore the meaning of a 2D shape. What are the properties of a 2D shape and how they can be classified.

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What is the area of the shape below?

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Q2.What is the perimeter of the shape below?

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Q3.What is the perimeter of the shape below?

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Q4.What is the area of the shape below?

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Q5.What is the area of the shape below?

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Q6.What is the perimeter of the shape below?

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What is the area of the shape below?

1/6

Q2.What is the perimeter of the shape below?

2/6

Q3.What is the perimeter of the shape below?

3/6

Q4.What is the area of the shape below?

4/6

Q5.What is the area of the shape below?

5/6

Q6.What is the perimeter of the shape below?

6/6

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Quiz:

L1 - Comparing and classifying 2-d shapes

Checking what you now know about classifying 2-d shapes

Q1.What does the 'd' in 2-d shapes stand for?

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Q2.Which of these shapes have 4 vertices?

Select two (2) boxes

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Q3.Which of the shapes below is NOT a quadrilateral?

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Q4.How many vertices does a pentagon have?

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Q5.What is the name for a 2-d shape with 6 sides?

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Q6.What is a regular shape?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

L1 - Comparing and classifying 2-d shapes

Checking what you now know about classifying 2-d shapes

Q1.What does the 'd' in 2-d shapes stand for?

1/6

Q2.Which of these shapes have 4 vertices?

Select two (2) boxes

2/6

Q3.Which of the shapes below is NOT a quadrilateral?

3/6

Q4.How many vertices does a pentagon have?

4/6

Q5.What is the name for a 2-d shape with 6 sides?

5/6

Q6.What is a regular shape?

6/6

Lesson summary: Comparing & classifying 2-d shapes

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