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Names of 2D Shapes Revision

March 15, 2015 Comments off

Names of 2D Shapes

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Names of 2D Shapes

Names of 2D Shapes

Hexagon inscribed within a Circle

March 26, 2013 Comments off

 

 

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Tessellations – Barcelona

January 21, 2013
Tessellations

Tessellations in Roof

I took this photograph whilst on holiday in Barcelona. It is the roof of a market.

What do you notice about the shapes on the roof?

Why do you think the shapes fit together perfectly?

How do you think you could show this mathematically?

Where else have you seen patterns that tessellate? Art?

Which other polygons will tessellate?

Angles in Polygons

August 10, 2012 Comments off