Academic Standard

Recognize area as an attribute of plane figures and understand concepts of area measurement.
Initiative: 
Common Core State Standards
Framework: 
Mathematics
Type: 
Standard
Code: 
CCSS.Math.Content.3.MD.C.5
Grade range: 
3
 
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Component
A square with side length 1 unit, called "a unit square," is said to have "one square unit" of area, and can be used to measure area.
A plane figure which can be covered without gaps or overlaps by n unit squares is said to have an area of n square units.
 
 
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