# Identifying lines of symmetry in 2D shapes

This lesson explores the meaning of lines of symmetry and addresses any misconceptions that some children may have

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# 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!

## Question 5

Q1.What is the name given to a triangle with 3 equal sides?

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Q2.What is the name given to a triangle which has the following three angles: 80°, 40° and 60° ?

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Q3.If a triangle has the angles of 90° and 60°, what is the third angle?

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Q4.Which of these are NOT interior angles of a triangle?

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Q5.A right angled triangle can also be ...

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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!

## Question 5

Q1.What is the name given to a triangle with 3 equal sides?

1/5

Q2.What is the name given to a triangle which has the following three angles: 80°, 40° and 60° ?

2/5

Q3.If a triangle has the angles of 90° and 60°, what is the third angle?

3/5

Q4.Which of these are NOT interior angles of a triangle?

4/5

Q5.A right angled triangle can also be ...

5/5

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# Worksheet

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Quiz:

# Identifying lines of symmetry in 2D shapes

Questions that test your knowledge on lines of symmetry

## Question 5

Q1.Which statement best describes a line of symmetry?

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Q2.How many lines of symmetry does a square have?

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Q3.Which of the following statements is correct?

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Q4.Which of the following statements is incorrect?

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Q5.Which os the statements about triangles is correct?

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Quiz:

# Identifying lines of symmetry in 2D shapes

Questions that test your knowledge on lines of symmetry

## Question 5

Q1.Which statement best describes a line of symmetry?

1/5

Q2.How many lines of symmetry does a square have?

2/5

Q3.Which of the following statements is correct?

3/5

Q4.Which of the following statements is incorrect?

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Q5.Which os the statements about triangles is correct?

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# Lesson summary: Identifying lines of symmetry in 2D shapes

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