Area of polygons worksheet

Findtheareaoftheshapeswhentheirverticesaregiven.

1 a.

hexagon with vertices (-7, 6), (-1, 7), (8, 4), (3, -4), (-2, -10), and (-7, -2).
 
 
1 b.

pentagon with vertices (-9, 1), (-3, 9), (10, 4), (8, -2), and (-3, -8).
 
 
2 a.

quadrilateral with vertices (-9, 5), (1, 0), (4, -1), and (-8, -2).
 
 
2 b.

quadrilateral with vertices (-6, 3), (8, 5), (9, -6), and (-3, -10).
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. 

The area is 153.5 square units.

 
1 b. 

The area is 188.5 square units.

 
2 a. 

The area is 40 square units.

 
2 b. 

The area is 162 square units.

 


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