Draw 6 attached squares in a row with diagonals from opposite corners.
Color one example of each: Then find how many of each shape you can find.
Square - yellow _______ (more than 10)
Rectangle that is not square - red _______ (>20)
Parallelogram - blue _______ (> 30)
Rhombus - green _______ (> 10)
Triangle within one square - orange _______ (> 40)
Triangle inside two squares - purple _______ (> 8)
There are five main designs of trusses. Below is the Multiple Kingpost truss.
Extra credit - sketch all five types and label each with its name.
Color one example of each angle or line type:
Parallel lines - red right angle - blue
Perpendicular lines - orange acute angle - green
Intersecting lines - yellow obtuse angle - purple
Line of symmetry - black