# Ex.14.1 Q5 Symmetry - NCERT Maths Class 7

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## Question

Copy the figure given here. Take any one diagonal as a line of symmetry and shade a few more squares to make the figure symmetric and diagonal. Is there more than one way to do that? Will the figure be symmetric about both the diagonals?

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Symmetry

Ex 14.1 | Question 5

## Text Solution

**What is known?**

A figure with some part shaded.

**What is unknown?**

To make the given figure symmetric and diagonal.

Is there more than one way to do that?

Will the figure be symmetric about both the diagonals?

**Reasoning:**

Take any one diagonal as a line of symmetry and shade a few more squares to make the figure symmetric and diagonal.

**Steps**:

Yes, the figure has more than one line of symmetry.

Yes, the figure will be symmetric about both the diagonals.