Geometry: Area of a rectangle

Reason For Learning

The formula for the area of a rectangle is one of the most basic and it is curcial to understand this before moving on to other shapes. The formulae for areas of many other shapes are based on the formula for the area of a rectangle.

Learning Intention

Basic calculation of the area of a rectangle (A = L x W) Application of this rule to questions posed in worded form.

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