anonymous
  • anonymous
Find the area of the following figure
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schrodinger
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anonymous
  • anonymous
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anonymous
  • anonymous
I'm not sure how to do it for this one?
welshfella
  • welshfella
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welshfella
  • welshfella
First split it into 2 rectangles as above. Now work out the values of x and y. Can you do that?
anonymous
  • anonymous
I think, Would x be 90?
welshfella
  • welshfella
????
anonymous
  • anonymous
Or 6 ?
anonymous
  • anonymous
Do you mean like this?
anonymous
  • anonymous
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welshfella
  • welshfella
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welshfella
  • welshfella
can you see why x = 5 - 3?
anonymous
  • anonymous
Some what why -3?
welshfella
  • welshfella
the side opposite the 5 = 3
anonymous
  • anonymous
Okay yes, I can
welshfella
  • welshfella
now can you work out what y is in a similasr way
anonymous
  • anonymous
So x is 2? Just to make sure I'm understanding right?
welshfella
  • welshfella
yes x = 2
anonymous
  • anonymous
So y would be um I think 4?
welshfella
  • welshfella
right y = 10 - 6 = 4
anonymous
  • anonymous
Thanks so much
welshfella
  • welshfella
so you now add the areas of the 2 rectangles
welshfella
  • welshfella
yw
anonymous
  • anonymous
so you add the area which is 6?
welshfella
  • welshfella
3 * 10 + 4*2
anonymous
  • anonymous
would be 30+8=38
anonymous
  • anonymous
sorry a bit tired
welshfella
  • welshfella
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welshfella
  • welshfella
30 + 8 = 38 is correct
anonymous
  • anonymous
and this gives you the area correct?
welshfella
  • welshfella
yes
anonymous
  • anonymous
Thanks so much,
welshfella
  • welshfella
the area of a rectangle = length * width
welshfella
  • welshfella
yw

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