This practical challenge invites you to investigate the different
squares you can make on a square geoboard or pegboard.
This activity investigates how you might make squares and pentominoes from Polydron.
How many ways can you find of tiling the square patio, using square
tiles of different sizes?
Look at the angles of the shape and the length of its sides. The
title of the problem may help!
Can you draw in the diagonals and use their lengths to help you
find the area of the shape?
Have you thought about starting to tile in one of the
This sheet gives
two copies of the clock face to work on.