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Position and Direction: Turning in a Circle (1)

In this worksheet, students give the result of quarter and half turns using a clockwise turn.

'Position and Direction: Turning in a Circle (1)' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 1

Curriculum topic:   Geometry: Position and Direction

Curriculum subtopic:   Use Language of Position/Direction

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

In this worksheet, you must imagine that you are standing at the centre of a circle and say which letter you will be facing after doing a given turn.

 

Remember, that to turn in a clockwise direction means to turn the same way the hands turn on a clock.

Clockface                                 arrows clockwise

 

 

Example

Imagine that you are standing at the centre of the circle facing A.  

Which letter will you face if you turn clockwise a 1/4 (quarter) turn?

 

 

Answer

Answer is B

 

In this worksheet, use your knowledge to help you identify the turns made clockwise.

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