Tessellations

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Tessellations

This is a chance to see if the students have understood the concept of tesselations.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is a tessellation?
    • A. 

      A picture

    • B. 

      A pattern with no gaps or overlaps

    • C. 

      Tiles on the floor

    • D. 

      Shapes all put together

  • 2. 
    What is a polygon?
    • A. 

      Shapes

    • B. 

      Circles

    • C. 

      A closed figure made by joining line segments

  • 3. 
    What is a plane?
    • A. 

      2-dimentional surface

    • B. 

      A square

    • C. 

      A box

    • D. 

      Means of transporation

  • 4. 
    Is the picture above a tessellation?
    • A. 

      No

    • B. 

      Yes

  • 5. 
    What is a vertex?
    • A. 

      The end of the line

    • B. 

      Common endpoint of two or more rays or line segments

    • C. 

      A triangle

  • 6. 
    Tesselations are _________ patterns.
  • 7. 
    When do tessellations stop?
    • A. 

      They continue forever

    • B. 

      After the page

    • C. 

      When the plane is full

  • 8. 
    What does it mean when two figures are adjacent?
    • A. 

      They are repeated

    • B. 

      They overlap eachother

    • C. 

      Two sides meet to make an angle

  • 9. 
    Is the picture above a tessellation?
    • A. 

      No

    • B. 

      Yes

  • 10. 
    Is the picture above a tesselation?
    • A. 

      No

    • B. 

      Yes