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# Area/Perimeter

### Finding area and perimeter for squares, rectangles, triangles

Question | Answer |
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Formula for area of rectangle | l x w Length times Width |

Formula for area of square | s x s Side squared meaning multiply side length by side length |

Formula to find area of square or rectangle | Multiply length times width. |

What math operation is used to find the area of a square or rectangle? | Multiplication |

What math operation is used to find the perimeter of a square, rectangle or polygon. | Addition |

The distance around the polygon measures what? | Perimeter |

What is being measured when we calculate the amount of space inside a polygon? | Area |

Inches, feet, yards, meters, centimeters, etc... are examples of what? | Units of measurement |

If the side length of a square is 7 feet what is the area? | 49 square feet |

If the side length of a square is 5 feet, what is the perimeter? | 20 feet |

A rectangle has a width of 6 feet and a length of 12 feet. What is the perimeter? | 36 feet |

A rectangle has a width of 6 feet and a length of 12 feet. What is the area? | 72 square feet |

True or False: If I want to put a border around the class bulletin board I need to figure out the area. | False |

True or False: If I want to put a border around the class bulletin board I need to figure out the perimeter. | True |

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TeacherBrown