Sheet # 199 Critical Thinking
Name: _____________________ Date_____________
Use drawings, words, or numbers to explain how you got your answer.
Karen says that the area of shape A is equal to the area of shape B.
Explain why Karen's thinking is correct using words, numbers, or pictures.
Answers for Sheet # 199
Picture A has 8 full squares and 4 half squares.
4 half squares = 2 full squares. So the total area of picture A is 8 + 2 = 10 squares.
Picture B has 8 full squares and 4 half squares. Four half squares equal 2 full squares. 2 + 8 = 10 full squares