Areas of Composite ShapesFind the areas of combined shapes made up of one or more simple polygons and circles 
This is level 4; Composite shapes made up of quadrilaterals, triangles and circles.
Find the areas of the following shapes. Answers to calculations involving circles should be given to the nearest square metre. The diagrams are not drawn to scale.
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Level 1  A reminder of the area formulas for basic shapes
Level 2  Using letters to show how the areas of composite shapes are calculated
Level 3  Composite shapes made up of rectangles
Level 4  Composite shapes made up of quadrilaterals, triangles and circles
Level 5  Real life composite area questions from photographs
Level 6  Some puzzling composite area questions designed to challenge
Area Maze  You will love these puzzles which challenge you to find the measurement missing from composite shapes.
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