Area of polygons worksheet

Findtheareaoftheshapeswhentheirverticesaregiven.

1 a.

trapezoid with vertices (2, 7), (7, 7), (5, 0), and (0, 0).
 
 
1 b.

parallelogram with vertices (5, 9), (9, 9), (6, 1), and (2, 1).
 
 
2 a.

triangle with vertices (6, 6), (6, 8), and (2, 6).
 
 
2 b.

triangle with vertices (10, 2), (10, 10), and (9, 2).
 
 
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Answer Key

1 a. 

The area is 35 square units.

 
1 b. 

The area is 32 square units.

 
2 a. 

The area is 4 square units.

 
2 b. 

The area is 4 square units.

 


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