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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

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

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

Find the area of the following figure.

h = 7 cm

b = 4 cm

Area =  __ cm2

Find the area of the following figure.

h = 10 cm

l = 9 cm

Area =  __ cm2

Find the area of the following figure.

l = 12 cm

w = 4.5 cm

Area =  __ cm2

Find the area of the following figure.

h = 10 cm

l = 7 cm

Area =  __ cm2

Find the area of the following figure.

h = 6 cm

l = 7 cm

Area =  __ cm2

Find the area of the following figure.

w = 4 cm

l = 8.5 cm

Area =  __ cm2

Find the area of the following figure.

h = 8 cm

l = 11 cm

Area =  __ cm2

Find the area of the following figure.

h = 8 cm

l = 12 cm

Area =  __ cm2

Find the area of the following figure.

h = 7 cm

b = 12 cm

Area =  __ cm2

Find the area of the following figure.

h = 20 cm

b = 40 cm

Area =  __ cm2

  • Question 1

Find the area of the following figure.

h = 7 cm

b = 4 cm

Area =  __ cm2

CORRECT ANSWER
14
  • Question 2

Find the area of the following figure.

h = 10 cm

l = 9 cm

Area =  __ cm2

CORRECT ANSWER
90
  • Question 3

Find the area of the following figure.

l = 12 cm

w = 4.5 cm

Area =  __ cm2

CORRECT ANSWER
54
  • Question 4

Find the area of the following figure.

h = 10 cm

l = 7 cm

Area =  __ cm2

CORRECT ANSWER
70
  • Question 5

Find the area of the following figure.

h = 6 cm

l = 7 cm

Area =  __ cm2

CORRECT ANSWER
42
  • Question 6

Find the area of the following figure.

w = 4 cm

l = 8.5 cm

Area =  __ cm2

CORRECT ANSWER
34
  • Question 7

Find the area of the following figure.

h = 8 cm

l = 11 cm

Area =  __ cm2

CORRECT ANSWER
88
  • Question 8

Find the area of the following figure.

h = 8 cm

l = 12 cm

Area =  __ cm2

CORRECT ANSWER
96
  • Question 9

Find the area of the following figure.

h = 7 cm

b = 12 cm

Area =  __ cm2

CORRECT ANSWER
42
  • Question 10

Find the area of the following figure.

h = 20 cm

b = 40 cm

Area =  __ cm2

CORRECT ANSWER
400
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