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Know Your 2D Shapes: How Many Sides?

In this worksheet, students study the shapes. Then they say whether there are more or less than four sides.

'Know Your 2D Shapes: How Many Sides?' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 1

Curriculum topic:   Geometry: Properties of Shapes

Curriculum subtopic:   Recognise 2D and 3D Shapes

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Worksheet Overview

In this worksheet, you must count the number of sides on each shape and answer the questions.




How many shapes have three sides?

How many shapes have four sides?

How many shapes have more than five sides?



There is 1 shape with three sides. It is the orange triangle.

There are 0 shapes with four sides.

There are 2 shapes with more than five sides

These are the hexagons, which have six sides. They are red and light blue.


The rest have five sides.

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