Draw three straight lines to separate these shapes into four groups - each group must contain one of each shape.
Is a Square a Rectangle?
Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level
How many rectangles can you find in this shape?
How many of the rectangles are differently shaped?
Can you find any that are 'similar' - that is the same shape but
a different size?
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