### Clarifications

*Clarification 1:*Instruction focuses on the relationship between the area of a rectangle and the area of a right triangle.

*Clarification 2:* Within this benchmark, the expectation is to know from memory a formula for the area of a triangle.

**Subject Area:**Mathematics (B.E.S.T.)

**Grade:**6

**Strand:**Geometric Reasoning

**Date Adopted or Revised:**08/20

**Status:**State Board Approved

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## Formative Assessment

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## Original Student Tutorial

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## Original Student Tutorials Mathematics - Grades 6-8

Follow George as he explores the formula for the area of a triangle and uses it to find the area of various triangles in this interactive student tutorial.

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## Original Student Tutorial

Follow George as he explores the formula for the area of a triangle and uses it to find the area of various triangles in this interactive student tutorial.

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## Tutorial

We will be able to find the area of a triangle in a coordinate grid. The formula for the area of a triangle is given in this tutorial.

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In this lesson, you will find clip art and various illustrations of polygons, circles, ellipses, star polygons, and inscribed shapes.

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