Making holes

In this lesson, we will produce a 3D model of a pencil holder. To do this, we will look at resizing objects to specific dimensions and we will use the group tool to create holes in 3D objects.

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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.How many rotation handles are there for 3D shapes in Tinkercad?

1/3

Q2.Which icon would you select to copy an object?

2/3

Q3.The box has been rotated using the rotation handle shown. Which box could show the new rotated position?

3/3

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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.How many rotation handles are there for 3D shapes in Tinkercad?

1/3

Q2.Which icon would you select to copy an object?

2/3

Q3.The box has been rotated using the rotation handle shown. Which box could show the new rotated position?

3/3

Video

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Worksheet

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Quiz:

Making holes

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.Which unit of measurement is used within the Tinkercad software?

1/3

Q2.Which 3D shape has been used to create the holes?

2/3

Q3.Which button allows you to create holes in other 3D objects?

3/3

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:

Making holes

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.Which unit of measurement is used within the Tinkercad software?

1/3

Q2.Which 3D shape has been used to create the holes?

2/3

Q3.Which button allows you to create holes in other 3D objects?

3/3

Lesson summary: Making holes

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