Area of polygons worksheet

Findtheareaoftheshapeswhentheirverticesaregiven.

1 a.

pentagon with vertices (-6, 5), (-3, 6), (4, 5), (6, -5), and (-2, -3).
 
 
1 b.

quadrilateral with vertices (-4, 3), (9, 1), (5, 0), and (-6, -5).
 
 
2 a.

hexagon with vertices (-7, 9), (3, 7), (6, 2), (5, -3), (-4, -3), and (-10, -10).
 
 
2 b.

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

1 a. 

The area is 83 square units.

 
1 b. 

The area is 49.5 square units.

 
2 a. 

The area is 158.5 square units.

 
2 b. 

The area is 110 square units.

 


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