Developing Area Formulas
The videos on this site will help you understand how the basic area formulas for rectangles, parallelograms, triangles, trapezoids, and circles are developed and hopefully give you a better understanding of the formulas.
Material Type: Presentation
Date Added to MERLOT: July 17, 2005
Date Modified in MERLOT: November 30, 2012
Submitter: Elizabeth (Beth) Smith
Keywords: rectangle, trapezoid, Windows media player, triangle, videos, area formulas, parallelogram, square, real player
Primary Audience: Grade School, Middle School, High School, College General Ed
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Technical Requirements: You will need Windows Media Player or RealPlayer to view the videos. They are best viewed using a high speed connection.
Cost Involved: no
Source Code Available: no
Accessiblity Information Available: no
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