Maryland College and Career-Ready Standards
MD.MA.6.G. Geometry (G)
Solve real-world and mathematical problems involving area, surface area, and volume.
6.G.1. Find area of right triangles, other triangles, special quadrilaterals, and polygons by composing into rectangles or decomposing into triangles and other shapes; apply these techniques in the context of solving real-world and mathematical problems.
6.G.1.3. Knowledge of the base and height of a right triangle are the length and width of a rectangle to discover the formula A = bh/2.