City Shapes

September 4, 2020
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Stroll through a city. Shapes are everywhere you look! Take a tour with TFK to find shapes around the world. Do you have a favorite shape?

A pentagon has five sides.

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This is the Pentagon. It is a building near Washington, D.C. If you fly over it, you can see all five sides.

A rectangle has four sides.

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Look at this subway station in Singapore. There are many signs that give directions. Count all the rectangles you see.

A square has four sides.

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Each side of a square is the same length. Look at this square sign in Italy. Are all the sides equal?

A triangle has three sides.

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This is the Louvre. It is an art museum in Paris, France. The entrance is a pyramid. Each side of a pyramid is a triangle. How many triangles can you count?

Try it!

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Look around you. You can see many shapes if you look for them. What shapes do you see? Count the squares, triangles, rectangles, and circles.

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