Coordinate Geometry

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Taught by MrA
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Lesson Summary:

In this lesson on coordinate geometry, you will learn to find the area of various shapes on a coordinate plane. You will review the formulas for finding the area of rectangles and parallelograms, and practice plotting points to create polygons. Additionally, you will learn to calculate the area of triangles and trapezoids by finding the length of their sides and using the appropriate formulas. The lesson also provides tips for approaching complex area problems by breaking them down into simpler geometric shapes.

Lesson Description:

Learn how to find the area of several shapes on a coordinate plane.

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Questions answered by this video:
  • How do you plot shapes on a coordinate plane?
  • How do you find the area of shapes on a coordinate plane?
  • How do you find the area of shapes using coordinates?
  • How can you find the area of shapes by breaking them into smaller shapes?
  • Staff Review

    • Currently 5.0/5 Stars.
    Good video for finding the area of several shapes on the coordinate plane. Also, you will learn the method of splitting up figures into smaller shapes that you know the area of.
  • anisah

    • Currently 5.0/5 Stars.
    Good video! Now I know how to do Coordinate Geometry.
  • cylinder2166

    • Currently 2.0/5 Stars.
    still confused