#### DESCRIPTION:

In this video learn how the area of a triangle can be determined by multiplying half of the base by the height as a triangle is essentially half of a quadrilateral shape. Calculate the area of a triangle with instructions from a college-level math teacher in this free video on geometry. Narrator draws examples on a whiteboard with marker.

#### OVERVIEW:

How to Find the Area of a Triangle is a free educational video by eHow.It helps students in grades 6 practice the following standards 6.G.1,6.G.A.1,.

This page not only allows students and teachers view How to Find the Area of a Triangle but also find engaging Sample Questions, Apps, Pins, Worksheets, Books related to the following topics.

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1. 6.G.1 :** Find the area of right triangles, other triangles, special quadrilaterals, and polygons by composing into rectangles or decomposing into triangles and other shapes; apply these techniques in the context of solving real-world and mathematical problems..

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2. 6.G.A.1 :** Find the area of right triangles, other triangles, special quadrilaterals, and polygons by composing into rectangles or decomposing into triangles and other shapes; apply these techniques in the context of solving real-world and mathematical problems..

GRADES:

**6**

STANDARDS:

**6.G.16.G.A.1**