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## Can you calculate AREA in AutoCAD?

In AutoCAD you can find the area of closed geometries in many ways, the most obvious one is using **AREA command**. There are also some indirect ways of finding areas which are interesting and sometimes useful depending on the situation.

## What is the command for area in AutoCAD?

Calculates the **area** and perimeter of objects or of defined areas. You can obtain measurements by selecting an object, or by specifying points to define what you want to measure. The area and perimeter of the specified object are displayed at the Command prompt and in the tooltip.

## What are the shortcut keys in AutoCAD?

Manage Workflow

Ctrl+C | Copy object |
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Ctrl+Shift+V | Paste data as block |

Ctrl+Z | Undo last action |

Ctrl+Y | Redo last action |

Ctrl+[ | Cancel current command (or ctrl+) |

## Do you add or subtract with area?

Adding and subtracting areas works just like adding and subtracting normal numbers. … To find the area of complex shapes, break them down into simpler shapes and add or subtract the areas.

## What is the area of the shaded region?

What is the area of the shaded region? The area of the shaded region is **the difference between the areas of the rectangle and the square**.

## 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 = s^{2} (square).

## How do measure area?

Basic formula for square feet

Multiply the length by the width and you’ll have the square feet. Here’s a basic formula you can follow: **Length (in feet) x width (in feet) = area in sq.**