Area Of A Square

 

The area of a square is derived n by the formula: Area =width × height

Width and height of the square are always same, hence Area = s2Where s is the length of one side.

Demonstration:

Find the area of a square plot of side 8 m.

 

Solution:

Side of the square = 8 m

Area of the square = side × side = 8 m × 8 m = 64 sq m