Geometry: Are the Shapes 2D or 3D?

In this worksheets, students state whether a given shape is 2D or 3D.

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Geometry: Properties of Shapes

Curriculum subtopic:   Draw, Make and Recognise Shapes

Difficulty level:

QUESTION 1 of 10

2-dimensional (2-D) shapes are flat and can only be drawn on paper.

3-dimensional (3-D) shapes are solid and can be picked up.

You should know the names of the following shapes.

Is a    CIRCLE  2-dimensional or 3-dimensional?

2-D

3-D

Is a    SPHERE  2-dimensional or 3-dimensional?

2-D

3-D

Is a    CUBE  2-dimensional or 3-dimensional?

2-D

3-D

Is a    CUBOID  2-dimensional or 3-dimensional?

2-D

3-D

Is a    RECTANGLE  2-dimensional or 3-dimensional?

2-D

3-D

Is a    PENTAGON  2-dimensional or 3-dimensional?

2-D

3-D

Is an    OCTAGON  2-dimensional or 3-dimensional?

2-D

3-D

Is a    SQUARE  2-dimensional or 3-dimensional?

2-D

3-D

Is a    PRISM  2-dimensional or 3-dimensional?

2-D

3-D

Is a    CONE  2-dimensional or 3-dimensional?

2-D

3-D

• Question 1

Is a    CIRCLE  2-dimensional or 3-dimensional?

2-D
• Question 2

Is a    SPHERE  2-dimensional or 3-dimensional?

3-D
• Question 3

Is a    CUBE  2-dimensional or 3-dimensional?

3-D
• Question 4

Is a    CUBOID  2-dimensional or 3-dimensional?

3-D
• Question 5

Is a    RECTANGLE  2-dimensional or 3-dimensional?

2-D
• Question 6

Is a    PENTAGON  2-dimensional or 3-dimensional?

2-D
EDDIE SAYS
Any shape ending in ....gon is 2-D
• Question 7

Is an    OCTAGON  2-dimensional or 3-dimensional?

2-D
EDDIE SAYS
Any shape ending in ....gon is 2-D
• Question 8

Is a    SQUARE  2-dimensional or 3-dimensional?

2-D
• Question 9

Is a    PRISM  2-dimensional or 3-dimensional?

3-D
• Question 10

Is a    CONE  2-dimensional or 3-dimensional?

3-D
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