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These are the Transum resources related to the statement: "Pupils should be taught to use scale factors, scale diagrams and maps".

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- Scale Drawings Measure line segments and angles in geometric figures, including interpreting scale drawings.
- Scale Factors Video The scale factor, area factor and volume factor of similar shapes are quite different.
- Similar Shapes Questions about the scale factors of lengths, areas and volumes of similar shapes.
- Map Scales Video Refresh your understanding of map scales expressed as ratios.
- Map Scales Test your understanding of map scales expressed as ratios with this self marking quiz.

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