How Do You Find the Area of the Shaded Region in a Rectangle?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Mar 29, 2020 1:49:39 AM ET
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To find the area of a shaded region in a rectangle, find the total area of the rectangle and the area of the white region. Then subtract the white area from the rectangle's area.

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