# Simple 2D Shapes: Find Their Areas (1)

In this worksheet, students calculate the area of simple shapes drawn on a dotty cm grid by counting whole and half squares.

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Maths and Numerical Reasoning

Curriculum subtopic:   Perimeter and Area

Difficulty level:

### QUESTION 1 of 10

In this worksheet, we will learn about the area of simple shapes drawn on a dotty cm square grid.

For Example:

In the following diagrams, we find the area of each shape by counting squares and half squares.

All the shapes have an area of 6 cm2 each.

Find the area of this shape in cm2

Just write the number.

Find the area of this shape in cm2

Just write the number.

Find the area of this shape in cm2

Just write the number.

Find the area of this shape in cm2

Just write the number.

Find the area of this shape in cm2

Just write the number.

Find the area of this shape in cm2

Just write the number.

Find the area of this shape in cm2

Just write the number.

Find the area of this shape in cm2

Just write the number.

Find the area of this shape in cm2

Just write the number.

• Question 1

Find the area of this shape in cm2

Just write the number.

9
• Question 2

Find the area of this shape in cm2

Just write the number.

10
• Question 3

Find the area of this shape in cm2

Just write the number.

12
• Question 4

Find the area of this shape in cm2

Just write the number.

5
• Question 5

Find the area of this shape in cm2

Just write the number.

6
• Question 6

Find the area of this shape in cm2

Just write the number.

6
• Question 7

Find the area of this shape in cm2

Just write the number.

8
• Question 8

Find the area of this shape in cm2

Just write the number.

5
• Question 9

Find the area of this shape in cm2

Just write the number.

6
EDDIE SAYS
There are four whole squares and four half squares
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