A craftsman wants to build this fiddle. He needs to know the area of the face of the fiddle. How could he use the measurements shown to find the area?
The face of the fiddle has an area of
Draw another white line on the left, symmetrical with the first 334 line, and you'll see a rectangle with a triangle on the left and a triangle on the right. It should be easy to figure up the areas of those three shapes and add them together.