Area of polygons worksheet

Findtheareaoftheshapeswhentheirverticesaregiven.

1 a.

pentagon with vertices (1, 8), (5, 10), (8, 8), (10, 1), and (4, 0).
 
 
1 b.

pentagon with vertices (2, 10), (4, 7), (7, 5), (8, 3), and (2, 0).
 
 
2 a.

hexagon with vertices (2, 6), (5, 7), (8, 9), (6, 3), (5, 4), and (2, 3).
 
 
2 b.

hexagon with vertices (3, 8), (4, 9), (8, 5), (10, 0), (4, 3), and (0, 1).
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. 

The area is 57 square units.

 
1 b. 

The area is 30 square units.

 
2 a. 

The area is 17.5 square units.

 
2 b. 

The area is 38 square units.

 


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