Math: Shapes and More Shapes

Young scholars locate lines of symmetry in regular polygons and predict the number of lines of symmetry in an octagon. In three different polygons, they construct all lines of symmetry and after making their prediction about the octagon, students explain their reasoning and then construct the symmetry lines on the figure.

6th - 8th Math 3 Views 3 Downloads
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30 mins

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