# How do you calculate the area of an irregular shape in Autocad?

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## How do I calculate the area of an irregular shape?

Ans: To find the area of irregular shapes, first we need to divide the irregular shape into regular shapes that you can recognize such as triangles, rectangles, circles, squares etc. Then, find the area of these individual shapes and add them up to get the area of irregular shapes.

## What are the examples of irregular shapes?

Examples of Irregular Shapes

Shape Name Properties
Rectangle 4 equal angles; Although the opposite sides are equal, the adjacent sides are not.
Kite Unequal angles Although 2 pairs of sides are equal, not all 4 are equal.
Irregular quadrilateral (more examples) Not all 4 angles are equal; Not all 4 sides are equal

## What is area formula?

Given a rectangle with length l and width w, the formula for the area is: A = lw (rectangle). That is, the area of the rectangle is the length multiplied by the width. As a special case, as l = w in the case of a square, the area of a square with side length s is given by the formula: A = s2 (square).

## What is the command for area in Autocad?

Press F2 to open the command window if the results aren’t visible.

To Calculate the Area of a Selected Object

1. Click Home tab Utilities panel Measure drop-down Area. Find.
2. At the prompt, enter o (Object).
3. Select an object.

## How do I calculate volume in AutoCAD?

To determine the volume of a solid object, use the MASSPROP (Mass Properties) command.

1. Enter massprop on the command line.
2. Select the solid object.
3. Press ENTER.
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