Area of polygons worksheet

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

1 a.

quadrilateral with vertices (2, 10), (8, 8), (9, 4), and (1, 4).
 
 
 
 
1 b.

quadrilateral with vertices (4, 6), (9, 5), (10, 5), and (4, 3).
 
 
 
 
2 a.

quadrilateral with vertices (5, 5), (9, 7), (7, 3), and (3, 1).
 
 
 
 
2 b.

quadrilateral with vertices (2, 7), (9, 8), (5, 5), and (4, 3).
 
 
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. 

The area is 35 square units.

 
1 b. 

The area is 8.5 square units.

 
2 a. 

The area is 12 square units.

 
2 b. 

The area is 12.5 square units.

 


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