Measuring and drawing angles

In this lesson, you will learn how to use a protractor to measure and be able to draw angles.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.The mathematical object to measure an angle is...

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Q2.A standard protractor (the one that was used in the video) measures from 0 degrees to...

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Q3.If I accidentally measured an angle from 180 degrees instead of 0 degrees, and I noticed that it measured to 150 degrees, what would the angle truly measure?

3/5

Q4.The middle point of the mathematical object, where we line up the point at which the two lines meet, and where we measure an angle, is called...

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Q5.I measure an angle accidentally from 85 degrees instead of 0 degrees and it measures 112 degrees. I have done this as accurately as possible. Does this mean that my angle is 27 degrees?

5/5

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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 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.The mathematical object to measure an angle is...

1/5

Q2.A standard protractor (the one that was used in the video) measures from 0 degrees to...

2/5

Q3.If I accidentally measured an angle from 180 degrees instead of 0 degrees, and I noticed that it measured to 150 degrees, what would the angle truly measure?

3/5

Q4.The middle point of the mathematical object, where we line up the point at which the two lines meet, and where we measure an angle, is called...

4/5

Q5.I measure an angle accidentally from 85 degrees instead of 0 degrees and it measures 112 degrees. I have done this as accurately as possible. Does this mean that my angle is 27 degrees?

5/5

Video

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Worksheet

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Measuring and drawing angles

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

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

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Question 5

Q1.Which of the following best represents the definition of the word 'angle' in mathematics?

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Q2.A full turn would represent how many degrees?

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Q3.Three quarters of a turn would represent how many degrees?

3/5

Q4.Two thirds of a turn would represent how many degrees?

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Q5.If I were to turn 0 degrees, would I change direction at all?

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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:

Measuring and drawing angles

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

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Which of the following best represents the definition of the word 'angle' in mathematics?

1/5

Q2.A full turn would represent how many degrees?

2/5

Q3.Three quarters of a turn would represent how many degrees?

3/5

Q4.Two thirds of a turn would represent how many degrees?

4/5

Q5.If I were to turn 0 degrees, would I change direction at all?

5/5

Lesson summary: Measuring and drawing angles

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