Tangram puzzles are Chinese geometric puzzles consisting of a square cut into seven pieces that can be arranged to make various other shapes.
Seven Geometric Shapes:
• Five triangles of different sizes
• One square
• One parallelogram
Create animals to vehicles – with just these seven geometric shapes.
Below are a few of the combinations of patterns you can print out and create.
Sweet and adorable tangram cats!
For each of the square pictures on the site, save a copy of the image. The image will print full size on a regular sheet of printer paper.
The traditional teaching of mathematics in a jigsaw puzzle. There is no age limit, to people that love tangrams both adults and children enjoy the challenge.
Educational Benefits of Tangrams
- Great for spatial awareness, color recognition, hand-eye coordination, and problem-solving
- Visualizing patterns, designs, and relationships between shapes
Wooden tangrams are available in stores if you would like a sturdier set.
Save a copy of one or all four of the tangram puzzles by saving the image. The image will print full size on printer paper.