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# Area of Compound Shapes, Using Decomposition

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

## Big Idea: To determine the area of the compound shape, decompose the shape into recognizable non-overlapping shapes, such as rectangles, squares, parallelograms, trapezoids and triangles.

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Math, Geometry, area (Measurement), polygons (Determining Measurements), Polygon, area, dimension, Polygons, composite figures
65 minutes

### Carla Seeger

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