# Know Your 2D Shapes: Introducing Shapes

In this worksheet, students recognise 2D shapes and answer questions about them.

Key stage:  KS 1

Curriculum topic:   Geometry: Properties of Shapes

Curriculum subtopic:   Recognise 2D and 3D Shapes

Difficulty level:

### QUESTION 1 of 10

Learn to recognise these shapes.

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

Is this shape a rectangle, square, circle or triangle?

Triangle. (A triangle has three sides.)

Is this a rectangle, square, circle or triangle?

Is this a rectangle, square, circle or triangle?

Is this a rectangle, square, circle or triangle?

Is this a rectangle, square, circle or triangle?

Is this a rectangle, square, circle or triangle?

Is this a rectangle, square, circle or triangle?

Is this a rectangle, square, circle or triangle?

Is this a rectangle, square, circle or triangle?

Is this a rectangle, square, circle or triangle?

Is this a rectangle, square, circle or triangle?

• Question 1

Is this a rectangle, square, circle or triangle?

Triangle
EDDIE SAYS
It has three sides.
Triangles always have three sides.
• Question 2

Is this a rectangle, square, circle or triangle?

Square
EDDIE SAYS
A square has four sides.
The sides are equal.
• Question 3

Is this a rectangle, square, circle or triangle?

Square
EDDIE SAYS
A square has four sides.
The sides are equal.
• Question 4

Is this a rectangle, square, circle or triangle?

Rectangle
EDDIE SAYS
A rectangle has four sides.
The sides are not all equal.
• Question 5

Is this a rectangle, square, circle or triangle?

Circle
EDDIE SAYS
A circle is round.
• Question 6

Is this a rectangle, square, circle or triangle?

Circle
EDDIE SAYS
A circle is round.
• Question 7

Is this a rectangle, square, circle or triangle?

Rectangle
EDDIE SAYS
A rectangle has four sides.
The sides are not all equal.
• Question 8

Is this a rectangle, square, circle or triangle?

Triangle
EDDIE SAYS
A triangle has three sides.
• Question 9

Is this a rectangle, square, circle or triangle?

Triangle
EDDIE SAYS
A triangle has three sides.
• Question 10

Is this a rectangle, square, circle or triangle?

Circle
EDDIE SAYS
A circle is round.
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