Area of Rectangles
For this area worksheet, students determine the area of given rectangles. Explanations and examples are provided prior to the exercise. This two-page worksheet provides approximately ten problems.
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Areas of Geometric Shapes with the Same Perimeter
A triangle, square, hexagon, and circle all have a perimeter of one unit. Eighth graders must attempt to find the area of each and arrange them in order from least to greatest areas. A terrific task for applying four different area...
7th - 9th Math CCSS: Designed
Solving Area Problems Using Scale Drawings
Calculate the areas of scale drawings until a more efficient method emerges. Pupils find the relationship between the scale factor of a scale drawing and the scale of the areas. They determine the scale of the areas is the square of the...
7th Math CCSS: Designed
New Review Area of a Parallelogram: Lesson
Sliding over a corner makes a rectangle. The resource demonstrates why the formula of the area of a parallelogram works. As part of a larger playlist on basic geometry, the video works examples dealing with parallelogram areas.
3 mins 6th - 10th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Maximizing and Minimizing the Area of Rectangles Given a Fixed Perimeter
Learners explore the realms of measurement. In this math lesson plan, students analyze and solve problems in which rectangles with identical perimeters are compared to maximize or minimize area. This lesson can be extended for algebra,...
6th - 9th Math
Find Perimeter and Area by Finding the Length of Sides by Comparing Coordinates
Using coordinates to draw a rectangle, help learners understand the relationship between the given order pairs used as the vertices and the length of its joining sides. This is the second video in a series of four using geometry to solve...
5 mins 5th - 7th Math CCSS: Designed
New Review Finding the Area of Parallelograms—Area Formulas
More than just a rectangle that's been pushed around, parallelograms present their own unique challenges! The third instructional activity in a four-part series of area formula lessons examines the quirky parallelogram. Geometry scholars...
6th - 8th Math CCSS: Designed
Find the Area of a Right Triangle
Help your class develop a greater understanding of the area of a right triangle. The video starts by reviewing the area of a rectangle and noting that the rectangle is made up of two congruent triangles. Learners are then shown that in...
4 mins 5th - 7th Math CCSS: Designed