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**In this module, you can study ****how angles are formed; ****the names of types and parts of angles; and ****how to measure angles using a protractor.**

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The number of degrees in an angle is unrelated to the length of its lines.

An angle's measure has nothing to do with the direction the angle is facing.

**Study and practice**

- Try your hand at creating anglesCreate angles using a virtual manipulative at mathopenref.com.
- Try your hand at measuring anglesCreate an angle and measure it with this virtual protractor. (You can skip the intro. After that, choose Make and Measure under Teacher Tools to get started.)
- Study anglesRead about types of angles and test your knowledge at mathsisfun.com.
- Study degreesRead about degrees and test your knowledge at mathsisfun.com.
- Quiz yourself on anglesReady to test yourself on angles? Try this online quiz at mathopenref.com.

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