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Gabby_Taylor1224
 one year ago
Find the area of a shape, help!!
Gabby_Taylor1224
 one year ago
Find the area of a shape, help!!

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Gabby_Taylor1224
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I need help figuring out the area of this shape

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0perhaps break the shape into familiar shapes, i.e right angles triangles and rectangles

Gabby_Taylor1224
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1@chris00 would this be correct? I break the top part into a triangle which gives me an area of 30 and the bottom in to a parallelogram that gives me an area of 42 for a total area of 72

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0don't use a parraellogram for the bottom section, draw a perpendicular from point E to point D, and that is another right angled triangle. then you solve for the area of the rectangle.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0draw a perpendicular from point A to point E too. and then a horizontal line from E to B

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you can break it into 2 triangles and a big rectangle

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1444448652818:dw

Gabby_Taylor1224
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Thank you so much!

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0let me know what you get

Gabby_Taylor1224
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1@chris00 I got 54

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0make sure you use units. area is 54 units squared

Gabby_Taylor1224
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Thank you so much for the help!!!
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