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Broad Topics > 2D Geometry, Shape and Space > Other polygons

### Shapely Lines

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This challenge invites you to create your own picture using just straight lines. Can you identify shapes with the same number of sides and decorate them in the same way?

### Overlapping Circles

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What shaped overlaps can you make with two circles which are the same size? What shapes are 'left over'? What shapes can you make when the circles are different sizes?

### Board Block Challenge

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Choose the size of your pegboard and the shapes you can make. Can you work out the strategies needed to block your opponent?

### Watch Those Wheels

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Have you ever noticed the patterns in car wheel trims? These questions will make you look at car wheels in a different way!

### Lafayette

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What mathematical words can be used to describe this floor covering? How many different shapes can you see inside this photograph?

### Where Are They?

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Use the isometric grid paper to find the different polygons.

### Same Shapes

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How can these shapes be cut in half to make two shapes the same shape and size? Can you find more than one way to do it?

### Playground Snapshot

##### Stage: 2 and 3 Challenge Level:

The image in this problem is part of a piece of equipment found in the playground of a school. How would you describe it to someone over the phone?

### Flip Your Mat!

##### Stage: 2 and 3 Challenge Level:

What shape and size of drinks mat is best for flipping and catching?

### Shaping It

##### Stage: 1 and 2 Challenge Level:

These pictures were made by starting with a square, finding the half-way point on each side and joining those points up. You could investigate your own starting shape.

### From One Shape to Another

##### Stage: 2

Read about David Hilbert who proved that any polygon could be cut up into a certain number of pieces that could be put back together to form any other polygon of equal area.