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When opposite sides of a quadrangle were of different length, half their sum was used as a basis to calculate the area. 14 These procedures do not presuppose a concept of angle as an object of mensuration15 and, as long as the shapes of the figures involved are sufficiently regular (nearly rectangular quadrangles and nearly right-angled triangles), the method produces reasonably accurate results. The oldest clay tablets documenting the calculation of measured areas date back to around 3,000 BCE.

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