# Geometry and 2D Shapes: Name the Shape

In this worksheet, students name the 2D shape from the given clue.

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Maths and Numerical Reasoning

Curriculum subtopic:   2D Shapes: Triangles, Quadrilaterals and Polygons

Difficulty level:

### QUESTION 1 of 10

You should know the names of the following shapes along with the number of sides that each shape has.  Count them!

The shapes with straight sides are called    POLYGONS

What is the name of a shape with.....?

4 identical sides and 4 right angles

What is the name of a shape with.....?

2 pairs of identical sides and 4 right angles

What is the name of a shape with.....?

5 sides

What is the name of a shape with.....?

6 sides

What is the name of a shape with.....?

7 sides

What is the name of a shape with.....?

8 sides

What is the name of a shape which is .....?

Round

What is the name of a shape which is .....?

Half a Round

What is the name of a shape with.....?

3 sides

What is the name of any closed shape with.....?

Straight sides

• Question 1

What is the name of a shape with.....?

4 identical sides and 4 right angles

Square
• Question 2

What is the name of a shape with.....?

2 pairs of identical sides and 4 right angles

Rectangle
• Question 3

What is the name of a shape with.....?

5 sides

Pentagon
• Question 4

What is the name of a shape with.....?

6 sides

Hexagon
• Question 5

What is the name of a shape with.....?

7 sides

Heptagon
• Question 6

What is the name of a shape with.....?

8 sides

Octagon
• Question 7

What is the name of a shape which is .....?

Round

Circle
• Question 8

What is the name of a shape which is .....?

Half a Round

Semicircle
• Question 9

What is the name of a shape with.....?

3 sides

Triangle
• Question 10

What is the name of any closed shape with.....?

Straight sides

Polygon
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