 Area of an Irregular Shape,
a selection of answers from the Dr. Math archives.
 Area of an L
 How do you find the area of an 'L' shaped object?
 Area of an Irregular Polygon
 Given the measures of the angles and sides of an irregular polygon,
how do you find its area?
 If You Know Perimeter,
Can You Find Area?
 Can one determine the acreage of an irregularly shaped field if only
the distance around the edge of the field (in feet) is known?
 Area of an Irregular Polygon
Given Side Length
 What is the area of an irregular quadrilateral with side lengths in
a clockwise order of 43.61, 133.64, 146.96, and 110.85?
 Determining Area of a Lot of Land
 We are trying to figure out the square footage for a lot that I own.
 Surveyor's Formula
 Can you give me a method to calculate the area of an irregular
polygon given all the coordinates of the points?
 Area of Quadrilateral, Given
Angles and Two Opposite Sides
 If I have a quadrilateral with all the angles known and two opposite
sides known, can I find the area?
 Area of an Irregular Polygon
 How can I find the area of an irregular polygon? What about a polygon
made out of rectangles?
 Carpeting an Irregular Hexagon
 My office is an irregular hexagon. Is there a way to determine the area
of the office, given only the lengths of the sides and the angles of each
of the six corners?
 Find the Area of the Quadrilateral
 Find the area of an irregular quadrilateral formed by the given
intersection of two squares.
 Copies of U.S. on Surface of Earth
 I need to determine the number of identical copies of the continental
United States that would fit on the surface of the Earth.
 Pick's Formula
 What is Pick's Formula?
