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Author:  summersun [ Tue Feb 16, 2021 11:31 pm ] 
Post subject:  Question Help  GL pk 3 paper 8 q18 
Hi I would really appreciate some help on this question. After working through it my son went for B (no straight sides on the main shape  he thought the small lines at the bottom must be a red herring as he couldn't see a pattern). The answer given is A. Any thoughts  is it the number of lines a the bottom match the number of curved sides that look like the one at the top of A? A bit odd if so as the 2nd shape in the question has 2 curved sides. Thanks! 
Author:  gg234 [ Wed Feb 17, 2021 7:01 am ] 
Post subject:  Re: Question Help  GL pk 3 paper 8 q18 
I think A is correct.From the pictures no.of curves are matching the bottom no. of lines so ans A has one curve and one line. 
Author:  mad? [ Wed Feb 17, 2021 8:44 am ] 
Post subject:  Re: Question Help  GL pk 3 paper 8 q18 
I have A also, only A and D have one line at the bottom. The original shapes have 2 or 4 lines to them, of A and D only A has 2 or 4 lines (4). 
Author:  summersun [ Wed Feb 17, 2021 12:09 pm ] 
Post subject:  Re: Question Help  GL pk 3 paper 8 q18 
Thanks  yes I was thinking it was number of curves matching number of lines but doesn't the 2 figure in the question have 2 curves (if you count the top side) but only has one line? 
Author:  mad? [ Wed Feb 17, 2021 12:15 pm ] 
Post subject:  Re: Question Help  GL pk 3 paper 8 q18 
I was counting curves and lines as the same  I ignored their shape 
Author:  OverEagerDad [ Wed Feb 17, 2021 5:06 pm ] 
Post subject:  Re: Question Help  GL pk 3 paper 8 q18 
Concave and convex? 
Author:  summersun [ Wed Feb 17, 2021 6:57 pm ] 
Post subject:  Re: Question Help  GL pk 3 paper 8 q18 
Thanks yes I think that must be it! Same number of small lines at the bottom as concave sides. Thanks everyone! 
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