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Finding the Area of Trapezoids

Students measure rectangles and triangles to determine their areas. They use the area formula for rectangles to determine an area formula for trapezoids. They calculate the area of trapezoids, given the base and height.

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Resource Details

Grade
6th - 8th
Subjects
Math
1 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
45 mins
Instructional Strategy
Skills Practice
Year
2000
Included Materials
  • Worksheet

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