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Geometry
Geometry is concerned with the various aspects of size, shape and space. In this unit, you will explore the concepts of angles, shapes, symmetry, area and volume through interactive activities.
Mathematics and Statistics
angles
area
geometry
symmetry
volume
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Open Mathematics  MU120_B
Geometry

Introduction

Introduction

1 Angles

1.1 Angles, notation and measurement

1.2 How to measure an angle

1.3 Angles, points and lines

1.3.2 Angles on a line

1.3.3 Drawing a pie chart

1.3.4 Vertically opposite angles

1.4 Parallel lines

1.4.1 Corresponding angles

1.4.2 Alternate angles

2 Shapes and symmetry

2.1 Geometric shapes – triangles

2.2 Geometric shapes – quadrilaterals

2.3 Geometric shapes – circles

2.4 Drawing circles

2.5 Symmetry

2.6 Line symmetry

2.7 Rotational symmetry

2.8 The angles of a triangle

2.9 Similar and congruent shapes

3 Areas and volumes

3.1 Areas of quadrilaterals and triangles

3.2 Areas of circles

3.3 Volumes

3.4 Cylinders and shapes with a uniform crosssection

3.5 Scaling areas and volumes

4 OpenMark quiz

4 OpenMark quiz

References and Acknowledgements

Acknowledgements

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