This concept teaches students how to calculate the area of composite shapes.
This video provides the student with a walkthrough on finding the area of composite shapes.
This video provides the student with a walkthrough of one or more examples from the concept "Area of Composite Shapes".
This video gives more detail about the mathematical principles presented in Basic Geometric Definitions.
Learn different techniques to find the perimeter and area of composite shapes.
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This study guide looks at the perimeter, area, circumference, perimeters and areas for different types of regular polygons, such as rectangles, parallelograms, triangles, trapezoids, and rhombuses.
This interactive allows you to set a perimeter and see how many different areas correspond to it. As you increase the perimeter, you can see shapes with very different areas. Why can shapes with so many different areas all have the same perimeter?
These flashcards help you study important terms and vocabulary from the concepts on the area and perimeter of rectangles, parallelorams, triangles, trapezoids, rhombuses, kites, similar polygons, and composite shapes.