The area of a shape is a measure of the two dimensional space that it covers. A shape's area is measured in squares, eg square centimetres, square metres and square kilometres.

Find the area of the following shape by counting squares on the squared paper provided?

What is the area of a rectangle that is long and wide?

The area of a rectangle is . If the length of the rectangle is , what is the width?

What is the area of a triangle if the base is , and the height is ?

The area of a triangle is . If the height of the triangle is what is the length of its base?

What is the area of the following compound shape?

What is the area of the following parallelogram?

What is the height of a parallelogram if its area is and its base is ?

What is the area of the following trapezium?