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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.

'Simple 2D Shapes: Find Their Areas (1)' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:  Measurement

Curriculum subtopic:  Calculate Areas

Difficulty level:  

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Worksheet Overview

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.

CORRECT ANSWER
9
  • Question 2

Find the area of this shape in cm2

Just write the number.

CORRECT ANSWER
10
  • Question 3

Find the area of this shape in cm2

Just write the number.

CORRECT ANSWER
12
  • Question 4

Find the area of this shape in cm2

Just write the number.

CORRECT ANSWER
5
  • Question 5

Find the area of this shape in cm2

Just write the number.

CORRECT ANSWER
6
  • Question 6

Find the area of this shape in cm2

Just write the number.

CORRECT ANSWER
6
  • Question 7

Find the area of this shape in cm2

Just write the number.

CORRECT ANSWER
8
  • Question 8

Find the area of this shape in cm2

Just write the number.

CORRECT ANSWER
5
  • Question 9

Find the area of this shape in cm2

Just write the number.

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