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What are the coordinates of this shape after it has been transformed in the ways described? Compare these with the original coordinates. What do you notice about the numbers?

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Penta Play

A shape and space game for 2,3 or 4 players. Be the last person to be able to place a pentomino piece on the playing board. Play with card, or on the computer.

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Overlaying pentominoes can produce some effective patterns. Why not use LOGO to try out some of the ideas suggested here?

A Maze of Directions

Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

Look carefully in the area around the blue spot. Can you see why the thick blue lines are important?
What happens if you try to make the blue spot follow these lines?
The name of this problem might give you an idea about what is happening!