Area & Perimeter √ 6.4.15 I CAN find area and perimeter of basic geometric figures.
Area vs. Perimeter Area is the amount of surface it covers. Perimeter is the distance around a figure. http://www.learnalberta.ca/content/mesg/html/math6web/index.html?pa ge=lessons&lesson=m6lessonshell12.swf
Area of a Rectangle Area = l × h l = length h = height
Area of a Parallelogram Area = b × h b = base h = vertical height
Area of a Triangle Area = ½b × h Height is a right angle 90°