Area of Parallelograms, Triangles, and Trapezoids - Coloring Activity

Grade Levels
6th - 8th
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This fun coloring activity can be used to review or practice how to calculate the area of parallelograms, triangles, and trapezoids.

Included in this set:
1. Sixteen problems in which students calculate the area.
2. A coloring page - students match the correct answer with a color.
3. A complete answer key with formulas, solutions and the final colored product.

There are only five possible answers, which make it easy for students to check their work!

NOTE: The lengths and solutions are whole numbers.

Need a notes page to introduce the formulas? Check out the link below!
Area of Parallelograms, Triangles, and Trapezoids - Notes and Practice
Total Pages
3 + answer keys
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
30 minutes
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Solve real-world and mathematical problems involving area, volume and surface area of two- and three-dimensional objects composed of triangles, quadrilaterals, polygons, cubes, and right prisms.


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