Activities for a Protractor?

Answer Games and activities that use protractors can help familiarize students with the mathematical device and angle measurements while keeping them entertained. Protractors can be used for in-class acti... Read More »

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What is a protractor used for?

A protractor is a mathematical instrument used to draw or measure angles. It is flat, semicircular and usually made of transparent plastic. A protractor has angle marks in one-degree increments fro... Read More »

How to Use a Protractor?

Learning about protractors and learning how to use a protractor will make you an angle expert in no time. A protractor is a hand tool used to measure or draw angles. If one look at the object has y... Read More »

How to Use a Protractor for the Third Grade?

Some teachers introduce students to measuring simple angles in the third grade. The protractor is a tool designed to help students measure and draw accurate angles. It is typically a half-circle ma... Read More »

How do I read a protractor?

Measuring an AnglePlace the straight line near the flat edge of the protractor (not the edge itself) along one leg of the angle you wish to measure, so that the line and the leg overlap. Identify w... Read More »