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Details for problem "Enlarge or reduce shape"

Quickname: 8025

Suitable for grades: Grade 4, Grade 5


A scale factor is given, reduce or enlarge a given shape.



A more or less irregular geometric shape is shown. The task is to enlarge or reduce the shape by a given scale factor.

The scale factor to be applied can be chosen in the range from 3:1 to 1:3.

Different levels of complexity are available for the choice of shapes.

1 - simple and regular shapes

2 - irregular shapes

3 - complex shapes

It is configurable whether the shape can be shown with a white background or a squared raster background.

Topics: Geometry, PlanesFig

Tags: Scale

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Customization options for this problem

Possible values
Number of problems
1, 2, 3, 4
Shape complexity
1, 2, 3
Raster background
Yes, No
1:3, 1:2, 2:1, 3:1

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