To describe the properties of 3D shapes

In this lesson, we will look in detail at the properties of 3D shapes and learn to identify these properties. This will build on our work on angles and 2D shapes.

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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!

Q1.What do we call all shapes with 4 sides?

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Q2.What makes this a square (tick 3)

Select three (3) boxes

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Q3.How many right angles does this shape have?

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Q4.True or false, acute angles are bigger than right angles?

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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 do we call all shapes with 4 sides?

1/4

Q2.What makes this a square (tick 3)

Select three (3) boxes

2/4

Q3.How many right angles does this shape have?

3/4

Q4.True or false, acute angles are bigger than right angles?

4/4

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Final Knowledge Quiz

Let's see what you have learnt about 3D shapes

Q1.3D shapes are...

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Q2.What is this 3-D shape called?

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Q3.How many vertices does this shape have?

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Q4.How many faces does this shape have?

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Q5.Which shape have 2 circular faces that are parallel?

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Final Knowledge Quiz

Let's see what you have learnt about 3D shapes

Q1.3D shapes are...

1/5

Q2.What is this 3-D shape called?

2/5

Q3.How many vertices does this shape have?

3/5

Q4.How many faces does this shape have?

4/5

Q5.Which shape have 2 circular faces that are parallel?

5/5

Lesson summary: To describe the properties of 3D shapes

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