What is the area of a rectangle with a length of 2 1/4 inches and a width of 2 3/4 inches?

Question

What is the area of a rectangle with a length of 2 1/4 inches and a width of 2 3/4 inches?

7 1/4in
6 3/16in
4 3/16in
3 3/2in

Answer (Expert Verified)

The area of a shape is the amount of space it occupies

The area of the rectangle is  inches square

How to determine the area

The dimensions are given as:

The area is then calculated as:

So, we have:

This gives

Hence, the area of the rectangle is  inches square

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