Geometry: Coordinate Shapes (1)

In this worksheet, students plot points on xy axes and identify the name of the shape formed.

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Geometry: Position and Direction

Curriculum subtopic:   Know, Describe and Present Shapes

Difficulty level:

QUESTION 1 of 10

Look at the x and y- coordinate grid below.

The points (4,2), (6,7) and (8,2) have been plotted.

The shape formed is an ISOSCELES TRIANGLE.

Plot the following points on an x and y-coordinate grid and select the name of the shape formed.

(2, 2) (2, 4) (4, 2) (4, 4)

Triangle

Square

Rectangle

Rhombus

Parallelogram

Kite

Plot the following points on an x and y-coordinate grid and select the name of the shape formed.

(2, 2) (7, 2) (2, 6) (7, 6)

Triangle

Square

Rectangle

Rhombus

Parallelogram

Kite

Plot the following points on an x and y-coordinate grid and select the name of the shape formed.

(2, 2) (7, 2) (2, 6)

Scalene Triangle

Isosceles Triangle

Equilateral Triangle

Right-angled Triangle

Plot the following points on an x and y-coordinate grid and select the name of the shape formed.

(2, 2) (8, 2) (5, 6)

Scalene Triangle

Isosceles Triangle

Equilateral Triangle

Right-angled Triangle

Plot the following points on an x and y-coordinate grid and select the name of the shape formed.

(2, 2) (8, 2) (7, 6)

Scalene Triangle

Isosceles Triangle

Equilateral Triangle

Right-angled Triangle

Plot the following points on an x and y-coordinate grid and select the name of the shape formed.

(2, 2) (7, 2) (3, 6) (8, 6)

Triangle

Square

Rectangle

Rhombus

Parallelogram

Kite

Plot the following points on an x and y-coordinate grid and select the name of the shape formed.

(2, 3) (6, 3) (2, 7) (6, 7)

Triangle

Square

Rectangle

Rhombus

Parallelogram

Kite

Plot the following points on an x and y-coordinate grid and select the name of the shape formed.

(2, 1) (1, 2) (2, 3) (3, 2)

Triangle

Square

Rectangle

Rhombus

Parallelogram

Kite

Plot the following points on an x and y-coordinate grid and select the name of the shape formed.

(2, 1) (1, 3) (2, 5) (7, 3)

Triangle

Square

Rectangle

Rhombus

Parallelogram

Kite

Plot the following points on an x and y-coordinate grid and select the name of the shape formed.

(3, 0) (0, 3) (2, 5) (5, 2)

Triangle

Square

Rectangle

Rhombus

Parallelogram

Kite

• Question 1

Plot the following points on an x and y-coordinate grid and select the name of the shape formed.

(2, 2) (2, 4) (4, 2) (4, 4)

Square
EDDIE SAYS
Plot the points to form a square.
• Question 2

Plot the following points on an x and y-coordinate grid and select the name of the shape formed.

(2, 2) (7, 2) (2, 6) (7, 6)

Rectangle
EDDIE SAYS
Plot the points to form a rectangle.
• Question 3

Plot the following points on an x and y-coordinate grid and select the name of the shape formed.

(2, 2) (7, 2) (2, 6)

Right-angled Triangle
EDDIE SAYS
Plot the points to form a right-angled triangle.
• Question 4

Plot the following points on an x and y-coordinate grid and select the name of the shape formed.

(2, 2) (8, 2) (5, 6)

Isosceles Triangle
EDDIE SAYS
Plot the points to form an isosceles triangle.
• Question 5

Plot the following points on an x and y-coordinate grid and select the name of the shape formed.

(2, 2) (8, 2) (7, 6)

Scalene Triangle
EDDIE SAYS
Plot the points to form a scalene triangle.
• Question 6

Plot the following points on an x and y-coordinate grid and select the name of the shape formed.

(2, 2) (7, 2) (3, 6) (8, 6)

Parallelogram
EDDIE SAYS
Plot the points to form a parallelogram.
• Question 7

Plot the following points on an x and y-coordinate grid and select the name of the shape formed.

(2, 3) (6, 3) (2, 7) (6, 7)

Square
EDDIE SAYS
Plot the points to form a square.
• Question 8

Plot the following points on an x and y-coordinate grid and select the name of the shape formed.

(2, 1) (1, 2) (2, 3) (3, 2)

Square
EDDIE SAYS
Plot the points to form a square.
• Question 9

Plot the following points on an x and y-coordinate grid and select the name of the shape formed.

(2, 1) (1, 3) (2, 5) (7, 3)

Kite
EDDIE SAYS
Plot the points to form a kite.
• Question 10

Plot the following points on an x and y-coordinate grid and select the name of the shape formed.

(3, 0) (0, 3) (2, 5) (5, 2)

Rectangle
EDDIE SAYS
Plot the points to form a rectangle.
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