Construction

There are 366 different Starters of The Day, many to choose from. You will find below some starters on the topic of Construction. A lesson starter does not have to be on the same topic as the main part of the lesson or the topic of the previous lesson. It is often very useful to revise or explore other concepts by using a starter based on a totally different area of Mathematics.

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Construction Starters:

Hexagon

On a full page in the back of your exercise book draw a perfectly regular hexagon.

Pentagon

On a full page in the back of your exercise book draw a perfectly regular pentagon.

Polygon Riddle 3

A 'My first is in...' riddle that describes a geometrical shape. Can you construct it?

Rotational Symmetry

Draw a pattern with rotational symmetry of order 6 but no line symmetry.

 

Exercises

Constructions

Constructions

Construct the diagrams from the given information then check your accuracy.

Loci Construction Pairs

Loci Construction Pairs

Match the description of the loci to the diagram of the construction.

Loci Land

Loci Land

Make scale drawings of real life situations using ruler, compasses and pencil to answer questions about loci.

Measuring Angles

Measuring Angles

Measure the size of the given angles to within two degrees of their actual value.

Scale Drawings

Scale Drawings

Measure line segments and angles in geometric figures, including interpreting scale drawings.

Triangle Solver

Triangle Solver

Provide and three measurements for a triangle and this application will work out the remaining sides, angles and area.

 

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