To identify and explain parallel lines

In this lesson, we will be building on our knowledge of lines and angles to identify pairs of parallel lines. We will identify these individually and within 2D shapes, as well as looking in detail at their meaning.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.A triangle contains how many angles inside?

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Q2.Angles which are smaller than right angles are called...?

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Q3.A square contains 4 right angles, true or false?

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Q4.This image shows perpendicular lines, true or false?

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Q5.When a horizontal and vertical line meet at a right angle, it is called...?

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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 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.A triangle contains how many angles inside?

1/5

Q2.Angles which are smaller than right angles are called...?

2/5

Q3.A square contains 4 right angles, true or false?

3/5

Q4.This image shows perpendicular lines, true or false?

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Q5.When a horizontal and vertical line meet at a right angle, it is called...?

5/5

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To identify and explain parallel lines

Let's see how much you have learnt about parallel lines today

Question 1

Question 2

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Question 5

Q1.Parallel lines are pairs of lines which....

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Q2.Parallel lines are always horizontal, true or false?

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Q3.True or false: this image shows parallel lines?

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Q4.How many pairs of parallel lines does this shape contain?

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Q5.True or false, a square contains 2 pairs of parallel lines?

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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:

To identify and explain parallel lines

Let's see how much you have learnt about parallel lines today

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Parallel lines are pairs of lines which....

1/5

Q2.Parallel lines are always horizontal, true or false?

2/5

Q3.True or false: this image shows parallel lines?

3/5

Q4.How many pairs of parallel lines does this shape contain?

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Q5.True or false, a square contains 2 pairs of parallel lines?

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Lesson summary: To identify and explain parallel lines

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