Rectangles and Squares
To measure the area for a square or rectangular yard, just multiply the width by the height or use the calculator
To measure the area of a circle, multiply the radius by itself, then by 3.14.
Note: The diameter is the length from side to side, going through the middle of the circle. The radius is half of the diameter. To get the radius divide diameter divided by 2.
To measure the area of a triangle, multiply the height by half of the base width.
Plan out your yard
You don't to draw your map to scale, just as long as the measurements are correct.