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Plans and Elevations

Recognise, visualise and interpret plans and elevations of three dimensional shapes.

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This is level 1; Identify the views of a south-facing house taken from eight different directions.

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Select the direction from which the photograph was taken for each view below.

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This is Plans and Elevations level 1. You can also try:
Level 2 Level 3 Level 4

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Level 1 - Identify the views of a south-facing house taken from eight different directions

Level 2 - Identify the line drawings of different views of packs of playing cards

Level 3 - Eight artists drew sketches of three objects from different positions which you must identify

Level 4 - Eight views of two afternoon tea tables but who sees what?

Exam Style Questions - A collection of problems in the style of GCSE or IB/A-level exam paper questions (worked solutions are available for Transum subscribers).

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