# Area of a Parallelogram Teacher Resources

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#### Find the Area of a Parallelogram by Decomposing

Using the area formula makes sense, but what about when finding the area of a parallelogram? The slanted figure is decomposed in the video to show how it still applies the area formula of base times height. The video addresses common...

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#### Area of a Parallelogram: Lesson

Sliding over a corner makes a rectangle. The resource demonstrates why the formula of the area of a parallelogram works. As part of a larger playlist on basic geometry, the video works examples dealing with parallelogram areas.

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#### Study Jams! Area of a Parallelogram

Get introduced to the idea of square units and how to calculate the area of a parallelogram. The resource provides a visual lesson to measuring different types of this shape and how it relates to square units.

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#### Area of a Parallelogram - Geometry Help

Work the problem shown in this video to learn how to determine the area of a parallelogram. Basic algebra, area, and the Pythagorean Theorem are used to find the missing value and solve the problem of area.

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#### Area of a Parallelogram

Find the area of a rectangle, square, parallelogram, and rhombus by multiplying the base by the height. A well-designed lesson has scholars first view a video showing examples of finding the area of a parallelogram before practicing on...

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#### Area of a Parallelogram

Students calculate the formula needed to solve the area of a parallelogram. In this area lesson, students rewrite word problems using algebraic symbols and use pictures to lay out their problems. They find the area of each polygon using...

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#### Do Now - Area

Upper graders and middle schoolers find the area of nine polygons. They find the area of triangles, parallelograms, and irregular polygons given a sketch of each figure on grid paper.

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#### Area of a Parallelogram reteach 16.3

For this finding the area of a parallelogram worksheet, students use the formulas for areas of rectangles, squares, and parallelograms to solve the areas of each figure. Students solve four problems.

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#### Area of a Parallelogram

Students figure the area of a parallelogram. In this area activity students use multiplication to acquire the area of given shapes. Students review the procedure to find the area of given shapes.

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#### Leveled Problem Solving: Area of a Parallelogram

Use this area of parallelogram learning exercise to have learners solve the word problems by finding the area for the parallelograms in the six word problems.

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#### Areas of Quadrilaterals and Triangles

Here is an area of quadrilaterals and triangles worksheet in which learners solve five short answer problems. They find the area of rectangles, parallelograms, squares, triangles, and trapezoids given a word problem or sketch of the figure.

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#### Area of a Parallelogram ELL 16.3

In this finding areas of a parallelogram worksheet, students review the formulas for area of square, parallelogram, and rectangle and apply the information to find areas. Students answer six questions.

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#### How Do You Find the Area of a Parallelogram?

So you are trying to tell me that a parallelogram is a rectangle in disguise? Wow! And I can use a similar formula of the area of a rectangle to find the area of a parallelogram? Wow! Ok, show me how! A=bh. So simple really.

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#### Areas of Triangles, Parallelograms, Trapezoids

Learners use index cards to record and math the formulas for area of triangles, parallelograms, and trapezoids. In this area lesson plan, students also complete a worksheet provided.

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#### Algebra: Area of a Parallelogram - Practice 20.4

This terrific worksheet combines parallelograms.

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#### Algebra: Area of a Parallelogram - Reteach 20.4

Use this area of parallelograms activity to have learners practice their algebra skills as they find area and missing measures on order to answer six questions.

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#### What is the Formula for the Area of a Parallelogram?

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#### Area of a Parallelogram

Fifth graders will use geoboards to construct parallelograms. They will determine the area of a rectangle and then apply that thinking to determine the area of a parallelogram. Note: The format of this lesson is much like a PowerPoint,...

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#### Finding the Area of a Parallelogram with Translations

Students calculate the area of a parallelogram. For this geometry lesson, students perform translation using a coordinate plane and coordinate pairs. They perform translation on other polygons.

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#### Finding the Area of a Parallelogram with Translations

Students calculate the area of parallelograms. In this geometry lesson, students identify properties of parallelograms and use to to solve problems. They create polygons using Cabri software.

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#### Areas of Triangles, Parallelograms, and Trapezoids

In this area worksheet, students find the area of triangles, parallelograms and trapezoids. This three-page worksheet contains examples and approximately 30 problems. Answers are provided on the last page.

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#### Area of Parallelograms

Make math easier by showing the class that even formulas can be parallel — just explore the area of a parallelogram. Learners discover how to create a rectangle from a parallelogram, then make the connection that the same formula applies.

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#### Formula for Finding the Area of a Parallelogram

Students solve problems using formulas. In this formula for finding area lesson, students multiply using a magic square, visualize the area of a parallelogram, and cutout shapes using graph paper to assist in finding the solution...

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#### Area of Parallelograms

For this area of parallelograms worksheet, 10th graders solve 8 problems that include finding the area of various parallelograms. First, they find the area of each given figure in number 1-3. Then, students find the area of each shaded...