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# Area of Composite Shapes

## Shapes in the real world come in all sizes. Learn how to break down and calculate the area of composite shapes using the sum of areas of each part.

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## Area of Composite Shapes

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Calculate the area of a composite shape.

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## Area of Triangles - Enrichment - Overview

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Overview

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## Area of Composite Shapes Principles - Basic

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This video provides the student with a walkthrough on finding the area of composite shapes.

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## Area of Composite Shapes Examples - Basic

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This video provides the student with a walkthrough of one or more examples from the concept "Area of Composite Shapes".

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## Area of Triangles - Enrichment - Example 1

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Finding the Area of a Triangle - Alternate Methods

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## Area of Triangles - Enrichment - Example 2

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Finding Areas: Challenge Questions

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## Area Explorer

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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?

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## Perimeter and Areas of Quadrilaterals Flashcards

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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.

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