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These are the Transum resources related to the statement: "Pupils should be taught to distinguish between regular and irregular polygons based on reasoning about equal sides and angles".

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- Polygon Angles Animation Barbara Bug walks around a regular hexagon turning through each of the exterior angles as she goes.
- Polygon People Name the polygons and other geometrical shapes that make up the Polygon People.
- Polygon Pieces Arrange the nine pieces of the puzzle on the grid to make different polygons.
- Polygons Name the polygons and show the number of lines and order of rotational symmetry.
- Shapes In The Stars Join up the stars to find the hidden regular polygons.

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