This activity investigates how you might make squares and pentominoes from Polydron.
If you had 36 cubes, what different cuboids could you make?
How can you put five cereal packets together to make different
shapes if you must put them face-to-face?
Jack has three blue tiles, three yellow tiles and three red tiles.
He put them together like this to make a square.
Can you find another way to do it?
Can you find ALL the ways to do it?
Printable NRICH Roadshow resource.
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