Area of Triangles and Composite Shapes

Progressing on from finding the area of a triangle students calculate the area of composite shapes made up of triangles and rectangles.  Using right-angled, isosceles and scalene triangles the learning progresses through the level of challenge and complexity in each problem.
Differentiated Learning Objectives
• All students should be able to calculate the area of a triangle and rectangle.
• Most students should be able to find the area of a composite shape made from triangles and rectangles.
• Some students should be able to set up and solve equations involving composite areas.

SKU: 697

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