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Today we are exploring real world examples of parallelograms.
- Opposite sides that are parallel
- Opposite sides that are equal in length
- Opposite angles that are equal in measure
Some common places to find parallelograms are in everyday supplies, like a school eraser! You can also see one made by the logo of the United States Postal Service!
What real-world examples can you find in your day-to-day life? Applying mathematical concepts to tangible objects can help students of all ages understand exactly what they mean!