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# Geometry: Area

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Geometry (6.G)

1. Find the area of right triangles, other triangles, special quadrilaterals, and polygons by composing into rectangles or decomposing into triangles and other shapes; apply these techniques in the context of solving real-world and mathematical problems.

This tutorial is for sixth grade students who are learning about area, surface area, and volume.  But in this tutorial we are going to focus on finding the Area only.

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Tutorial

## EXAMPLES

This is a perfect website with lots of videos and examples for finding Area, Volume and Surface Area.

Source: "Geometry." Khan Academy. N.p., n.d. Web. 8 May 2015. .

## FORMULAS

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Source: "Math2.org Math Tables: Areas, Volumes, Surface Areas." Areas, Volumes, Surface Areas. N.p., n.d. Web. 8 May 2015. .

## HOW AREA IS APPLIED IN THE REAL WORLD

This video shows how Area and Perimeter are important in the real world for projects like one in this video.

Source: Mr. Sandell's Class. "Real World Area and Perimeter." YouTube. YouTube, 23 Feb. 2014. Web. 11 May 2015. .