Area of Compound Shapes

Unit 10: Area of Two Dimensional Figures
Lesson 12 of 14

Objective: SWBAT find the area of a compound shape (all dimensions are provided)

Big Idea: When a compound shape is decomposed into non-overlapping figures, we can can find and combine the area of each individual shape in order to determine the total area.

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Math, area (Measurement), Geometry, square units, dimension, compound figures
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