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Area of a Rectangle Formula

Area of a Rectangle is the amount of space occupied by the rectangle. A rectangle has 4 sides and the opposite sides of the rectangle are equal. The area of the rectangle is the product of the length and width of the rectangle.



The Area of a Rectangle Formula is,

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Area of a Rectangle Problems

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Some solved problems on area of a rectangle are given below:

Solved Examples

Question 1: Find the area of the rectangle whose length is 7 cm and width is 3 cm ?
Solution:
 
Given,
Length = 7 cm
Width = 3 cm

Area of a rectangle
= Length $\times$ Width
= $7 \times 3$ cm2
= 21 cm2
 

Question 2: Find the area of a rectangle whose length is 17 cm and width is 9 cm ?
Solution:
 
Given,
Length = 17 cm
Width = 9 cm

Area of a rectangle
= Length $\times$ Width
= $17 \times 9$ cm2
= 153 cm2
 

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