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Cut and Make

Cut a square of paper into three pieces as shown. Now,can you use the 3 pieces to make a large triangle, a parallelogram and the square again?

Square Tangram

Stage: 2 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:2 Challenge Level:2

For making a square using four pieces take out the little square.

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Make a square using five pieces. Arrange them into the grey square.

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Make a square using ten pieces. Arrange them into the grey square.

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You might want to download this sheet with two sets of pieces for printing and cutting.