# What's the area of a square picture with 16-inch sides?

Area of a square is the amount of surface covered by a square and is calculated from the side of the square.

## Answer: The area of a square picture with 16 inches is equal to 256 square inches.

Let's calculate the area of the square picture with 16 inches.

**Explanation: **

Area of a square = Side^{2}

Side = 16 inches (given)

Area of a square = 16 × 16

= 256 square inches