Area of a Rectangle

Area of a Rectangle

How to find the area of a rectangle: formula, example, and its solution.

Formula

A = bh. A: Area of a rectangle, b: Base, h: Height

A = bh

A: Area of a rectangle
b: Base
h: Height

Example

Find the area of given rectangle. Base: 7, Height: 5.

b = 7
h = 5

So A = 7⋅5.

7⋅5 = 35

So A = 35.