Find the area of the shape!
Direct measurement of area
An informal investigation of area
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Developing some simple formulas
What about parallelograms
what is the area of a triangle?
Getting more complex
What about a trapezoid?
Going to the limit!
Investigate the area of a circle
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Area is always length times width.
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There is not enough information to calcuate the area.
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We measure area in square units.
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1998 Summer Institute
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