Area of polygons worksheet

Findtheareaoftheshapeswhentheirverticesaregiven

1 a.

pentagon with vertices (-4, 0), (1, 6), (8, 1), (2, -5), and (-6, -5).
 
 
1 b.

hexagon with vertices (-5, 3), (-1, 5), (7, 8), (5, -7), (-1, -7), and (-10, -5).
 
 
2 a.

pentagon with vertices (-10, 5), (2, 9), (8, 10), (8, -9), and (-7, -6).
 
 
2 b.

hexagon with vertices (-6, 4), (1, 6), (9, 4), (7, 0), (0, -4), and (-9, -9).
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. 

The area is 86.5 square units.

 
1 b. 

The area is 158 square units.

 
2 a. 

The area is 255 square units.

 
2 b. 

The area is 136 square units.

 


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