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Similar Shapes

Similar Shapes

In mathematics, two figures that have the same shape, but not necessarily the same size are similar. The challenge in this puzzle is to draw in lines to divide the large shape below into four smaller similar shapes.

Similar Shapes

Solution

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Similar Shapes Solution

If you’re interested in more fun puzzles check out the Puzzle Play book for Grades 4-8.

Tangrams: A World of Geometry, Part Two

Tangrams: A World of Geometry, Part Two

I just realized that in my post two weeks ago, Tangrams: A World of Geometry, I only included part one of the tangram video. The forming of the pieces is completed in part two of that video. I’m hoping that some of you noticed that what you saw was not complete and that you were… Continue Reading