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Shape Times Shape

Age 7 to 11 Challenge Level:

Where could you start?
What can you tell from the first multiplication with three purple squares and a yellow semi-circle?
Perhaps you can use what you now know to help you with another sum?
How will you remember what you have tried and what you have found out? You could use this sheet to keep a note of what you think the shapes stand for.