February 20

Sorting Quadrilaterals

Can a square be a rhombus?

Is a rectangle a parallelogram?

Can a square be a rectangle?

Is a rhombus a parallelogram?

All of these types of questions were part of a sorting exercise we did in class earlier this week.  We discovered that many shapes that are familiar to us (ie. rhombus, parallelogram, square, rectangle, trapezoid) have overlapping properties!

Have a look at the wonderfully done tutorial made by Ryerson, Chris, Aliyah, and Sofia!

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Posted February 20, 2014 by MrsS in category 2013-2014, Math

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