**Guide :Elementary School **

# You want to know the area of a sheet of paper. What would you measure? How would you calculate the area?

You want to know the area of a sheet of paper. What would you measure? How would you calculate the area?**You would measure the side and bottom of the paper ( the length and width) and multiply them together. Remember that your answer will be units( such as inches or centimeters) to the second power( with a little two above the inches or centimeters)**...