To Identify and Describe Lines of Symmetry in 2-D Shapes

In this lesson, we will look in detail at the definition of symmetry and how to recognise this in familiar 2D shapes. This will build on our work on the properties of 2D shapes.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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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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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!

Q1.3D 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?

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

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To Identify and Describe Lines of Symmetry in 2-D Shapes Quiz

Let's see what you have learnt about symmetry today

Q1.True or false - this line shows symmetry?

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Q2.How many lines of symmetry does this shape have?

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Q3.Which of these shapes has one line of symmetry?

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Q4.2 ways of checking for symmetry are...

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To Identify and Describe Lines of Symmetry in 2-D Shapes Quiz

Let's see what you have learnt about symmetry today

Q1.True or false - this line shows symmetry?

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Q2.How many lines of symmetry does this shape have?

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Q3.Which of these shapes has one line of symmetry?

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Q4.2 ways of checking for symmetry are...

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