I Can Build it with Seven Pieces

TangramsCan you really build this building with only 7 geometric shapes? This is called a tangram and it is a shape that is built out of a series of other geometric shapes.

In this case, it is made of”

1 square
5 triangles (different sizes)
1 parallelogram

Can you figure it out with just that much information?


Tangram piecesOr do you want a hint?
Here are the pieces. See if you can build it with these pieces. Why don’t you can print them out and try to put them together into the house shape?

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