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Know Your 2D Shapes: Count the Shapes

In this worksheet, students count the number of each shape that they can see.

'Know Your 2D Shapes: Count the Shapes' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 1

Curriculum topic:   Geometry: Properties of Shapes

Curriculum subtopic:   Recognise 2D and 3D Shapes

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

In this worksheet, you must count the number of each shape that you can see.

 

Remember this is a square.

 

But so is this a square, even though it's been turned.

 

This is a rectangle.

 

But so is this a rectangle, even though it's been turned.

 

This is a triangle.

 

This is a circle.

 

 

Example

Count the circles.

 

 

Answer

There are 2 red and 2 smaller yellow circles.

Total: 4 circles.

Count the squares.

 

Count the triangles.

 

Count the rectangles (not the squares)

 

Count the squares.

 

Count the triangles.

 

Count the circles.

 

Count the rectangles (not the squares).

 

Count the triangles.

 

Count the rectangles (not the squares).

 

Count the squares.

 

  • Question 1

Count the squares.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
3
EDDIE SAYS
They are black, green and red.
  • Question 2

Count the triangles.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
4
EDDIE SAYS
They are blue, brown, red and black. All have 3 sides.
  • Question 3

Count the rectangles (not the squares)

 

CORRECT ANSWER
5
EDDIE SAYS
Remember rectangles have 4 sides. Don't include the squares.
  • Question 4

Count the squares.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
4
EDDIE SAYS
They are black, green, red and white. Remember they have 4 equal sides.
  • Question 5

Count the triangles.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
6
EDDIE SAYS
All the shapes with 3 sides.
  • Question 6

Count the circles.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
4
EDDIE SAYS
They are curved.
  • Question 7

Count the rectangles (not the squares).

 

CORRECT ANSWER
5
EDDIE SAYS
4 sided shapes, but not the squares.
  • Question 8

Count the triangles.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
7
EDDIE SAYS
All the shapes with 3 sides.
  • Question 9

Count the rectangles (not the squares).

 

CORRECT ANSWER
3
EDDIE SAYS
4 sided shapes, but not the squares.
  • Question 10

Count the squares.

 

CORRECT ANSWER
6
EDDIE SAYS
Don't forget the ones which have been turned.
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