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Areas of Rectangles, Parallelograms and Triangles

In this worksheet, students review how to find the areas of rectangles, parallelograms and triangles.

'Areas of Rectangles, Parallelograms and Triangles' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Maths and Numerical Reasoning

Curriculum subtopic:   2D Shapes: Triangles, Quadrilaterals and Polygons

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Worksheet Overview

Remember the following formulae:

 

Area of a rectangle = length × width


Area of a parallelogram = length × perpendicular height


Area of a triangle = base × perpendicular height ÷ 2

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