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A tangram is an ancient Chinese puzzle where you make pictures
using mathematical shapes.
Make a set of tangram pieces from squared paper as shown
Can you make each of these pictures using your seven
You can try some more tangram puzzles in the
World of Tan
There are puzzles using a different set of tangram shapes in the
Or why not try designing some Tangram pictures of your own?
If you want to learn how to make a tangram by folding paper without
having to do any measuring or ruling lines, click