Rectangles: Definition, Properties & Construction


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Which of these shapes is also a rectangle?

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1. How many right angles does a rectangle have?

2. How many pairs of opposite sides are parallel to each other in a rectangle?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Rectangles may look simple at first, but there's still quite a bit to learn about these quadrilaterals. In this quiz, you'll recall some of the properties of rectangles, as well as how to construct them.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This rectangle quiz tests you on your ability to:

  • Recognize shapes that also count as rectangles
  • Recall how many right angles a rectangle has
  • Know how many parallel opposite sides a rectangle has
  • Recall tools needed to draw a rectangle
  • Understand properties of opposite sides on a rectangle

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - draw from pertinent information from the lesson on rectangle properties
  • Information recall - remember knowledge you've learned about the properties of rectangles
  • Knowledge application - use this knowledge to successfully answer questions about rectangle properties

Additional Learning

The lesson Rectangles: Definition, Properties & Construction will cover the following objectives:

  • Explain the right angles of rectangles
  • Explain the properties of sides of rectangles
  • Review the steps and tools needed to draw a rectangle