## In context|mathematics|lang=en terms the difference between area and range

is that

**area** is (mathematics) a measure of the extent of a surface; it is measured in square units while

**range** is (mathematics) the set of values (points) which a function can obtain.

## As nouns the difference between **area** and **range**

is that

**area** is (mathematics) a measure of the extent of a surface; it is measured in square units while

**range** is a line or series of mountains, buildings, etc.

## As a verb **range** is

to travel (

*over*) (an area, etc); to roam, wander.