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− | <span style="line-height: 19px;">'''Area '''is a quantity that expresses the extent of a two-dimenstional surface or shape in the plane. Simply put, it is the |
+ | <span style="line-height: 19px;">'''Area '''is a quantity that expresses the extent of a two-dimenstional surface or shape in the plane. Simply put, it is the value of a 2-D shape. To find the area in a shape, one typically uses an area formula. In terms of circles, it is Area=Πr^2.</span> |

[[Category:Uses of pi]] |
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## Revision as of 21:00, 16 January 2012

**Area **is a quantity that expresses the extent of a two-dimenstional surface or shape in the plane. Simply put, it is the value of a 2-D shape. To find the area in a shape, one typically uses an area formula. In terms of circles, it is Area=Πr^2.

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