Builder Series

# Creative Geometry

Printable action sheets for implementing ideas in the Mathomat Builder series student manual. Use with all versions of the Mathomat V7 geometry template.

Creative Geometry

## Explore problem solving, geometric challenges, mathematics history and many more ideas.

In these investigations students use their Mathomat to explore a range of creative and interesting mathematics activities. Use will all versions of the Mathomat V7 geometry template, the activities link directly to the printed activities in the Mathomat Builder manual.

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### Make and create tessellations

#### Try these creative design ideas using your Mathomat! They are fun, and the underlying mathematics in them is important to understand

Print the two activity pages for this investigation and use them with your Mathomat V7 geometry template and some blank paper for creative drawing.

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### Exploring diagonals in 2D shapes

#### Why do only the square, rhombus and kite on Mathomat have perpendicular diagonals? Exploring 2D shapes in your Mathomat template.

Follow Michelle Du Toit's directions in the first of these activities to discover why only three types of quadrileral in Mathomat have perpendicular diagonals,

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### Ratios and fractions with shapes

#### Using the protractor in Mathomat to draw large triangles

There are many ways to draw larger triangles using Mathomat. In the first activity in this investigation we use the protractor in Mathomat to create different t

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