Cynthia Lanius

Polyominoes -

Pentominoes Answers

Check your answers. Below you will find all 12 pentominoes with their names, the letters of the alphabet that they resemble.

    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
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A Puzzler
 

Which of the 12 pentomines can fold along the sides of the squares to form a top-less box? Cut the penominoes out on square grid paper and confirm your answers.

 

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