### Growing Post Instructions

Day 1

1. The first thing you need to have in your Geometry Growing post is a picture of a rectangle. You must have measurements on each of its sides( the drawing does not have to be to scale). Beside the picture of the rectangle you need to have the formula for calculating the area of rectangles.

2. The second thing you need to have in your Geometry Growing post is a picture of a triangle. You must have all the required measurments Required to measure the area of a triangle ( the drawing does not have to be to scale). Beside the picture of the rectangle you need to have the formula for calculating the area of triangles.

3. Answer the following question, What is the relationship between the area of a rectangle and a triangle?

March 15th Second Day

4. Create 2 rectangles and put them together to make a complex figure. Make sure you have side lengths. Calculate out the area of your new figure in 2 different ways. Use colour to illustrate the parts of the complex figure that is being calculated.