Angles in a TriangleCan you work out the size of the angle marked with a letter in the given triangles? 
This is level 1: find the marked angle in the triangle diagrams. You can earn a trophy if you get at least 7 questions correct and you do this activity online.
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It is assumed that the angles together on a straight line theorem is already known.
Level 1  Find the marked angle in the triangle diagrams
Level 2  More interesting problems about the angles in triangles
Angles at a point  Apply the properties of angles at a point, angles on a straight line and vertically opposite angles.
Angles with Parallel Lines  Understand and use the relationship between parallel lines and alternate and corresponding angles.
Polygon Angles  Practise the skills of finding interior and exterior angles of polygons to answer these questions.
Angles in Circles  Show that you understand the circle theorems with this self marking exercise.
More Angle Resources  including lesson Starters, visual aids, investigations and selfmarking exercises.
The diagrams are not drawn to scale but lines that look like straight lines can be taken as straight lines.
Don't wait until you have finished the exercise before you click on the 'Check' button. Click it often as you work through the questions to see if you are answering them correctly. You can doubleclick the 'Check' button to make it float at the bottom of your screen.
The boxes made available to show working don't have to be used. It would be better to set out your working neatly in you exercise book but that may not always be practical.
+ The blue button allows you to add extra lines of working.
Please note that when the system marks your answers the working is not taken into consideration.
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These exercises use MathQuill, a web formula editor designed to make typing Maths easy and beautiful. Watch the animation below to see how common mathematical notation can be created using your keyboard.
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