Math--Chapter 29

Chapter 29: Area of Plane Figures

Lesson 1: Hands On: Estimate Area. Objective: To estimate area of plane figures.

Lesson 2: Find Area. Objective: To measure and find the area of plane figures.

Lesson 3: Relate Area and Perimeter. Objective: To explore the relationship between area and perimeter.

Lesson 4: Problem Solving Strategy: Find a Pattern. Objective: To use the problem solving strategy find a pattern to solve problems involving area and perimeter.


Vocabulary: square unit, formula, perimeter, area

square unit: a unit of area with dimensions 1 unit x 1 unit

formula: a set of symbols that expresses a mathemtatical rule

perimeter: the distance around a figure

area: the number of square units needed to cover a surface


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