Using a Protractor to Measure Angles
for a printable angle measurement worksheet
InstructionsClick Next or Run to see a demonstration of how to use a protractor to measure an angle.
(If there is no image below, see support page.)
The animated diagram above shows how to use a protractor to measure angles. It shows how to measure two angles that are
vertical angles and
so should be equal in measure. It verifies that both the angles
∠LQK and ∠JQM are in fact equal.
For a description of the protractor see The Protractor
For a demonstration of using the protractor to draw an angle see Drawing Angles with a Protractor
Printable step-by-step instructions
The above animation is available as a
printable step-by-step instruction sheet, which can be used for making handouts
or when a computer is not available.
Try it yourself
Click here for a printable angle measurement worksheet.
When you get to the page, use the browser print command to print as many as you wish. The printed output is not copyright.
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