# Area of Triangles and Rectangles

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### If a cookie sheet holds 6 cookies along one side and 4 cookies along the other, how many cookies can it hold in total?

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### 2. What is the area of the pictured triangle?

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Shapes are everywhere. With this quiz and worksheet, you'll test your ability to calculate the area of some basic shapes. You will work through some real-world situations to accurately determine the area of triangles and rectangles.

## Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In this assessment, you will be tested on the formulas for the area of:

• Rectangles
• Oblique triangles
• Right triangles

## Skills Practiced

This worksheet and quiz combo allows students to test the following skills:

• Problem solving - use acquired knowledge to solve several practice problems
• Distinguishing differences - identify the differences between different types of triangles