# Identifying Shapes Worksheet With Answer Key

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Identifying Shapes
Solve each problem.
A n s w e r s
1) Katie noticed that a table top had 5 sides. Because it has 5 sides, the top of the table
Pentagon
would be what shape?
1.
2) The patterns on a soccer ball are pentagons and hexagons. How many sides does the
5
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pentagon portion have?
3.
3) For an art project Tom cut a sheet of paper into a shape with 4 sides, but none of
them were the same length. What type of shape was the paper?
Rectangle
4.
4) A normal piece of notebook paper has 4 sides, 2 that are the same length and
another 2 that are the same lenght. What type of shape is the paper?
9
5.
5) Bianca's family is building a pool in the shape of a nonagon. How many sides will
6
6.
the pool have?
Square
7.
6) The patterns on a soccer ball are hexagons and pentagons. How many sides does the
Hexagon portion have?
Nonagon
8.
7) Rachel bought a poster with 4 equal length sides. What shape was the poster she
bought?
Octagon
9.
8) While drawing on some scrap paper, Oliver drew a shape with 9 sides. What is the
Decagon
10.
name of this shape he drew?
9
11.
9) While walking to school, Sam saw a sign with 8 sides. What shape would the sign
be?
7
12.
10) Roger was looking at coin shapes from other countries and found one with 10 sides.
This coin is what shape?
10
13.
11) Isabel's family is building a pool in the shape of a nonagon. How many sides will
Triangle
14.
the pool have?
Heptagon
15.
12) A stained glass window is made of hundreds of tiny heptagons. How many sides
would each heptagon have?
13) Edward sketched a logo into the shape of a decagon how many sides would the logo
have?
14) Henry heard that a shape with 3 sides has angles that will always equal 180°. What
15) Nancy was doing a craft project where she cut a piece of paper into a shape with 7
sides. What is the name of this shape?
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