### All MAP 2nd Grade Math Resources

## Example Questions

### Example Question #1 : Geometry

Select the shape that has only angles.

**Possible Answers:**

Pentagon

Triangle

Square

Cube

**Correct answer:**

Triangle

A triangle is a shape with sides and angles. A triangle is the only shape with angles.

### Example Question #2 : Geometry

Why is this shape a circle?

**Possible Answers:**

Because it is a flat shape

Because it is small

Because it is a round, closed shape

Because its color is blue

**Correct answer:**

Because it is a round, closed shape

A circle is a round shape, with no sides or edges.

Though a circle is a flat shape, there are many other flat shapes. For example, a square, triangle, rectangle, etc. So this is not the best answer. Also, the color and the size of a shape does make determine the shape type.

### Example Question #3 : Geometry

Select the shape that has only sides.

**Possible Answers:**

Square

Triangle

Pentagon

Hexagon

**Correct answer:**

Pentagon

A pentagon has sides.

A hexagon has sides, a square has sides, and a triangle has sides.

Certified Tutor

Certified Tutor

### All MAP 2nd Grade Math Resources

### Incompatible Browser

Please upgrade or download one of the following browsers to use Instant Tutoring: