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### Unit 10: Lesson 6

Decompose figures to find area

# Decompose figures to find area

## Problem

The figure below is made of 2 rectangles.
An 8-sided shape made up of 2 rectangles. The top rectangle has a length of 9 centimeters and a width of 3 centimeters. The bottom rectangle has a length of 8 centimeters and a width of 4 centimeters.
What is the area of the figure?
start text, space, s, q, u, a, r, e, space, c, m, end text
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