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There are **39** NRICH Mathematical resources connected to **Tangram**, you may find related items under Physical and digital manipulatives.

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### Tangram Browser

Explore our selection of interactive tangrams. Can you use the tangram pieces to re-create each picture?

Age 7 to 11

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### World of Tan 30 - Logical Thinking

Can you logically construct these silhouettes using the tangram pieces?

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### World of Tan 29 - The Telephone

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outline of the telephone?

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### World of Tan 28 - Concentrating on Coordinates

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outline of the playing piece?

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### World of Tan 27 - Sharing

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outline of Little Fung at the table?

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### World of Tan 26 - Old Chestnut

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outline of the brazier for roasting chestnuts?

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### World of Tan 25 - Pentominoes

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outlines of the people?

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### World of Tan 24 - Clocks

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outline of the clock?

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### World of Tan 23 - Transform This Into That

Can you fit the tangram pieces into these outlines?

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### World of Tan 22 - An Appealing Stroll

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outline of the child walking home from school?

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### World of Tan 21 - Almost There Now

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outlines of the lobster, yacht and cyclist?

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### World of Tan 20 - Fractions

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outlines of the chairs?

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### World of Tan 19 - A Circular Problem

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outline of this teacup?

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### World of Tan 18 - Soup

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outlines of Mah Ling and Chi Wing?

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### World of Tan 17 - Weather

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outline of the house?

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### World of Tan 16 - Time Flies

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outline of the candle?

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### World of Tan 15 - Millennia

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outlines of the numbers?

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### World of Tan 14 - Celebrations

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outlines of Little Ming and Little Fung dancing?

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### World of Tan 13 - A Storm in a Tea Cup

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outlines of the convex shapes?

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### World of Tan 12 - All in a Fluff

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outlines of the rabbits?

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### World of Tan 11 - The Past, Present and Future

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outlines of the telescope and microscope?

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### World of Tan 10 - Butterflies

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outline of the butterfly?

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### World of Tan 9 - Animals

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outlines of the camel and giraffe?

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### World of Tan 8 - Sports Car

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outline of the sports car?

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### World of Tan 7 - Golden Goose

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outline of the plaque design?

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### World of Tan 6 - Junk

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the silhouette of the junk?

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### World of Tan 5 - Dragon

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outline of the dragon?

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### World of Tan 4 - Monday Morning

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outlines of Wai Ping, Wu Ming and Chi Wing?

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### World of Tan 3 - Mah Ling

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outline of Mah Ling?

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### World of Tan 2 - Little Ming

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outline of Little Ming?

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### World of Tan 1 - Granma T

Can you fit the tangram pieces into the outline of Granma T?

Age 7 to 11

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### World of Tan

Read about the adventures of Granma T and her grandchildren in this series of stories, accompanied by interactive tangrams.

Age 5 to 11

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### Tangram Pictures

Use the tangram pieces to make our pictures, or to design some of your own!

Age 5 to 14

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### Square Tangram

This was a problem for our birthday website. Can you use four of these pieces to form a square? How about making a square with all five pieces?

Age 7 to 11

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### Tricky Triangles

Use the three triangles to fill these outline shapes. Perhaps you can create some of your own shapes for a friend to fill?

Age 5 to 7

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### Making Maths: Birds from an Egg

Can you make the birds from the egg tangram?

Age 7 to 11

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General
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### Making Maths: Making a Tangram

Follow these instructions to make a three-piece and/or seven-piece tangram.

Age 7 to 11

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### The Development of Spatial and Geometric Thinking: the Importance of Instruction.

This article looks at levels of geometric thinking and the types of activities required to develop this thinking.

Age 5 to 11

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### Tangrams

Can you make five differently sized squares from the interactive tangram pieces?

Age 5 to 11

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