Geometry of 2d shapes grade 9
In Grade 9 Geometry, you will learn about 2D shapes and their properties. Here are some of the key topics you can expect to cover:
- Lines and angles:
- Types of lines: straight, curved, horizontal, vertical, diagonal, parallel and perpendicular lines
- Types of angles: acute, obtuse, right, straight, reflex and complementary angles
- Definition and properties of polygons
- Types of polygons: triangles, quadrilaterals, pentagons, hexagons, etc.
- Properties of each type of polygon: number of sides, angles, diagonals, perimeter and area
- Definition and properties of circles
- Parts of a circle: radius, diameter, chord, tangent, sector and arc
- Circumference and area of a circle
- Translation: moving a shape from one position to another without changing its size or shape
- Reflection: flipping a shape over a line of reflection
- Rotation: turning a shape around a fixed point
- Congruent and Similar shapes:
- Definition and properties of congruent and similar shapes
- Identifying congruent and similar shapes
- Proving that shapes are congruent or similar using mathematical reasoning
This grade 9 maths worksheet looks at the term 2 section of Geometry of 2D shapes.
It includes theory questions about triangles (scalene, isosceles, equilateral, and right-angled) and quadrilaterals (trapezium, parallelogram, rectangle, square, rhombus and kite).
To succeed in Grade 9 Geometry, it’s important to practice solving problems and exercises related to each of these topics. You can also find helpful online resources such as videos, tutorials, and practice exercises to supplement your learning. Make sure you understand the concepts well and can apply them to solve problems. Finally, don’t forget to review your work regularly and seek help from your teacher or peers if needed.