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Content description VCMMG258

Mathematics / Level 7 / Measurement and Geometry / Using units of measurement
Content description
Establish the formulas for areas of rectangles, triangles and parallelograms and use these in problem solving
Elaborations
  1. building on the understanding of the area of rectangles to develop formulas for the area of triangles
  2. establishing that the area of a triangle is half the area of an appropriate rectangle
  3. using area formulas for rectangles and triangles to solve problems involving areas of surfaces
Code
VCMMG258
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