#### Ontario Curriculum Expectation:

#### 6.E2.4 determine the areas of trapezoids, rhombuses, kites, and composite polygons by decomposing them into shapes with known areas.

**To find the area of a ****triangle****, use the formula ^{1}⁄_{2} × base**

**× height.**

**The units of area are square units, such as cm ^{2} or m^{2}.**