# How do you calculate square footage in AutoCAD?

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## What is the fastest way to calculate 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.

## What is the easiest way to calculate square footage?

Basic formula for square feet

To calculate feet squared (or sq. ft. for short), determine the length and width of the area you are working with, measured in feet. Multiply the length by the width and you’ll have the square feet.

## How is land area calculated?

How is land area calculated? The area of a piece of land can be calculated in any unit. The length and breadth of the land is measured at first and the results are multiplied. The product of the length and breadth of the land is the area of the land.

## What is perimeter formula?

To find the perimeter of a rectangle, add the lengths of the rectangle’s four sides. If you have only the width and the height, then you can easily find all four sides (two sides are each equal to the height and the other two sides are equal to the width). Multiply both the height and width by two and add the results.

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## What is SI unit of area?

The SI unit of area is the square meter (m2), which is a derived unit.