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Know Your 2D Shapes: What are They Called?

In this worksheet, students recognise a 2D shape and select its name.

'Know Your 2D Shapes: What are They Called?' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 1

Curriculum topic:  Geometry: Properties of Shapes

Curriculum subtopic:  Compare 2D and 3D Shapes

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

You must learn the names of the following 2D shapes.

 

 

circle

 

triangle

(3 sides)

rectangle

(4 sides)

square

(4 equal sides)

 

pentagon

(5 sides)

hexagon

(6 sides)

What is this shape called?

 

hexagon

pentagon

rectangle

square

triangle

circle

What is this shape called?

 

hexagon

pentagon

rectangle

square

triangle

circle

What is this shape called?

 

hexagon

pentagon

rectangle

square

triangle

circle

What is this shape called?

 

hexagon

pentagon

rectangle

square

triangle

circle

What is this shape called?

 

hexagon

pentagon

rectangle

square

triangle

circle

What is this shape called?

 

hexagon

pentagon

rectangle

square

triangle

circle

What is this shape called?

 

hexagon

pentagon

rectangle

square

triangle

circle

What is this shape called?

 

hexagon

pentagon

rectangle

square

triangle

circle

What is this shape called?

 

hexagon

pentagon

rectangle

square

triangle

circle

What is this shape called?

 

hexagon

pentagon

rectangle

square

triangle

circle

  • Question 1

What is this shape called?

 

CORRECT ANSWER
circle
EDDIE SAYS
It is curved.
  • Question 2

What is this shape called?

 

CORRECT ANSWER
square
EDDIE SAYS
It has 4 equal sides.
  • Question 3

What is this shape called?

 

CORRECT ANSWER
hexagon
EDDIE SAYS
It has 6 sides.
  • Question 4

What is this shape called?

 

CORRECT ANSWER
rectangle
EDDIE SAYS
It has 4 sides and 4 right angles. Opposite sides are equal.
  • Question 5

What is this shape called?

 

CORRECT ANSWER
triangle
EDDIE SAYS
It has 3 sides.
  • Question 6

What is this shape called?

 

CORRECT ANSWER
pentagon
EDDIE SAYS
It has 5 sides.
  • Question 7

What is this shape called?

 

CORRECT ANSWER
rectangle
EDDIE SAYS
It has 4 sides and 4 right angles. Opposite sides are equal.
  • Question 8

What is this shape called?

 

CORRECT ANSWER
square
EDDIE SAYS
It has 4 equal sides.
  • Question 9

What is this shape called?

 

CORRECT ANSWER
rectangle
EDDIE SAYS
It has 4 sides and 4 right angles.
  • Question 10

What is this shape called?

 

CORRECT ANSWER
circle
EDDIE SAYS
It is curved.
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