Ch 18: 5th Grade Math: Quadrilaterals

About This Chapter

This chapter's engaging video lessons help you teach your 5th grade students about the definition, properties and types of quadrilaterals. Use the lesson quizzes to see how well students grasp the material on quadrilaterals.

Quadrilaterals - Chapter Summary

The Quadrilaterals chapter's video lessons teach your 5th grade students how to identify the sides and angles of rhombuses, rectangles and squares. The lessons also develop students' ability to find the area and perimeter of squares. In addition to the self-assessment quizzes, students can also take the chapter exam.

Chapter Lessons and Objectives

Lesson Objective
What is a Quadrilateral? - Definition, Properties, Types & Example Students learn about the types of quadrilaterals.
Parallelograms: Definition, Properties and Proof Theorems Instructors show students how to identify parallelograms.
What is a Rhombus? - Definition and Properties Instructors for this lesson explain why rhombuses are classified as quadrilaterals.
Kites in Geometry: Definition and Properties This lesson teaches students to identify the sides and angles of kites.
Rectangles: Definition, Properties & Construction Students discover the properties of rectangles and learn how to draw them.
Squares: Definition and Properties In this lesson, students learn to calculate the area and perimeter of squares.
Trapezoids: Definition and Properties This lesson focuses on the definition and properties of trapezoids.
Similarities and Differences of Quadrilaterals Students learn to identify the differences and similarities between quadrilaterals.

6 Lessons in Chapter 18: 5th Grade Math: Quadrilaterals
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Parallelograms: Definition, Properties, and Proof Theorems

1. Parallelograms: Definition, Properties, and Proof Theorems

Watch this video lesson to learn how you can identify parallelograms. You will see the unique properties that belong to the parallelogram. You will see the special side and angle characteristics needed to prove a certain shape is a parallelogram.

What Is a Rhombus? - Definition and Properties

2. What Is a Rhombus? - Definition and Properties

Watch this video lesson to learn why rhombuses are a special type of quadrilateral. Also, learn why a rhombus is also a parallelogram. Watch as we explore the sides and angles of a rhombus.

Kites in Geometry: Definition and Properties

3. Kites in Geometry: Definition and Properties

A kite in geometry looks a lot like a kite in the sky! Watch this video lesson to see for yourself. Also, learn about the side and angle properties of kites that make them unique.

Rectangles: Definition, Properties & Construction

4. Rectangles: Definition, Properties & Construction

Watch this video lesson to learn a bit about rectangles. Learn why rectangles are the building blocks of many homes. Also, learn about the properties that make a rectangle unique from other shapes. Finally, learn how you can draw one.

Squares: Definition and Properties

5. Squares: Definition and Properties

Squares can be found in many places in the real world. Watch this video lesson to see how useful they can be and also to learn how to find the perimeter and area of a square.

Trapezoids: Definition and Properties

6. Trapezoids: Definition and Properties

Watch this video lesson to learn what a trapezoid has to do with a triangle. Also, learn the special words that describe the various parts of a trapezoid. You will also see special types of trapezoids.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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