# Know Your 2D Shapes: Identifying Right Angles in Letters of the Alphabet

In this worksheet, students decide whether a given letter of the alphabet contains any right angles.

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:  Geometry: Properties of Shapes

Curriculum subtopic:  Identify Right Angles

Difficulty level:

### QUESTION 1 of 10

In this worksheet, you must say whether a letter has any right angles.

A right angle is a 90 degree angle or a quarter turn at a corner.

The corner of your page in your exercises book is a right angle.

The corner of the window in your classroom is a right angle.

The corner of the door is a right angle.

The corners of a square are right angles.

Examples

The letters H and T have right angles.

They have 90 degree corners as shown by the blue squares below.

The letters C and A have none.

Are there any right angles in this letter?

A

Yes

No

Are there any right angles in this letter?

E

Yes

No

Are there any right angles in this letter?

C

Yes

No

Are there any right angles in this letter?

F

Yes

No

Are there any right angles in this letter?

S

Yes

No

Are there any right angles in this letter?

W

Yes

No

Are there any right angles in this letter?

I

Yes

No

Are there any right angles in this letter?

Q

Yes

No

Are there any right angles in this letter?

Z

Yes

No

Are there any right angles in this letter?

L

Yes

No

• Question 1

Are there any right angles in this letter?

A

No
EDDIE SAYS
No right angles fit anywhere.
• Question 2

Are there any right angles in this letter?

E

Yes
EDDIE SAYS

• Question 3

Are there any right angles in this letter?

C

No
EDDIE SAYS
The letter C is curved.
• Question 4

Are there any right angles in this letter?

F

Yes
EDDIE SAYS

• Question 5

Are there any right angles in this letter?

S

No
EDDIE SAYS
The letter S is curved.
• Question 6

Are there any right angles in this letter?

W

No
EDDIE SAYS
No right angles fit anywhere.
• Question 7

Are there any right angles in this letter?

I

No
EDDIE SAYS
This letter is just a straight line.
• Question 8

Are there any right angles in this letter?

Q

No
EDDIE SAYS
The letter Q is curved and no right angles fit anywhere.
• Question 9

Are there any right angles in this letter?

Z

No
EDDIE SAYS
No right angles fit anywhere.
• Question 10

Are there any right angles in this letter?

L