# Lesson 11 Fractional Side Lengths Greater Than 1

Let’s find the area of more rectangles.

## Warm-up True or False: Thirds

Decide if each statement is true or false. Be prepared to explain your reasoning.

## Activity 1 Greater Than One

Find the area of the shaded region in square units. Explain or show your reasoning.

Select

**all**the expressions which represent the area of the shaded region in square units. For each correct expression, explain your reasoning.

## Activity 2 Diagrams and Expressions for Area

## Problem 1

Write a multiplication expression to represent the area of the shaded region.

What is the area of the shaded region?

## Problem 2

Write a multiplication expression to represent the area of the shaded region.

What is the area of the shaded region?

## Practice Problem

## Problem 1

The shaded part of this diagram shows the top of a stove. What is the area of the stove top? Explain or show your reasoning.