Area of polygons worksheet

Find the area of the shapes when their vertices are given.

1 a.

hexagon with vertices (2, 10), (5, 9), (10, 9), (6, 1), (5, 3), and (0, 4).
 
 
 
 
1 b.

pentagon with vertices (0, 10), (6, 7), (7, 7), (5, 1), and (0, 0).
 
 
 
 
2 a.

pentagon with vertices (0, 8), (4, 10), (7, 9), (6, 1), and (3, 4).
 
 
 
 
2 b.

quadrilateral with vertices (0, 10), (8, 10), (6, 0), and (2, 3).
 
 
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. 

The area is 48 square units.

 
1 b. 

The area is 47.5 square units.

 
2 a. 

The area is 34 square units.

 
2 b. 

The area is 51 square units.

 


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