Area of Composite Shapes

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Area of Compound Shapes
Area of Compound Shapes
Area of Compound Shapes

              Area of Composite Shapes

              Students learn how to calculate the area of compound rectilinear shapes by splitting the shapes up into two or more rectangles and then calculating the sum.
              Differentiated Learning Objectives
              • All students should be able to determine the area of a compound rectilinear shape by counting.
              • Most students should be able to determine the area of a compound rectilinear shape by calculating.
              • Some students should be able to determine possible perimeters when given the area of a compound rectilinear shape.
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