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Johndra Jordan

Given a rectangle with measurements labeled, determine the area of the rectangle.

Students should be able multiply the length and width of a given rectangle in order to determine the area of the rectangle.

Tutorial

A rectangle is a four-sided polygon with two pair of congruent sides. In order to find the area of a rectangle, you multiply the length by the width (or you can say multiply the base by the height).

A = lw or A = bh

A video about finding the area of a rectangle.

Source: YouTube

Notes on Area of Polygons