Area

Perimeter

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What is the formula for area for a rectangle?

A = length x width

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How do you find the perimeter of a shape?

= length + width + length + width (Add up the lengths of all sides)

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Tom has a poster with a length of 5 feet and a width of 3 feet. He wants to put a wooden frame around the poster. What length of wood will Tom need to frame his poster?

16 feet

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What type of math do you use for a perimeter problem?

Addition

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8 2/5 + 3 4/5 =

12 1/5

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A rectangle has the following dimensions: Length = 14 meters Width = 7 meters. What is the area?

98 square meters

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A rectangle has the following dimensions: Length: 7 feet Width: 17 feet. What is the perimeter?

48 feet

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Sally's pool table has an area of 36 square feet. The length of the pool table is 9 feet. What is the width of the pool table?

4 feet

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What type of math do you use for an area problem?

Multiplication

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74 x 56 =

4,144

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A rectangle has the following dimensions: Length = 41 meters Width = 23 meters. What is the area?

943 square meters

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A rectangle has the following dimensions: Length: 25 feet Width: 19 feet. What is the perimeter?

88 feet

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Ben is painting his room. He paints 3 walls. Each wall has dimensions of 13 x 8 feet. What is the total area that Ben has to paint?

312 square feet

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What is the definition of perimeter?

A measure of the outside length of the figure.

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9,327 divided by 4

2,331 R 3

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A rectangle has the following dimensions: Length = 12 meters. The area is 84 square meters. What is the width?

7 meters

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A rectangle has the following dimensions: Length: 15 feet Perimeter: 56 feet. What is the width?

13 feet

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Mike is taking measurements of different rooms in his house. The bonus room has an area of 72 square feet. The length of the room is 8 feet. What is the perimeter of the room?

34 feet

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What is the definition of area?

The measure of the inside of a shape or figure.

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What are all the possible dimensions for a rectangle or square with an area of 36 square centimeters? (HINT: There are 5!)

1 x 36

2 x 18

3 x 12

4 x 9

6 x 6

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A rectangle has the following dimensions: Length = 8 meters. The area is 128 square meters. What is the width?

16 meters

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A rectangle has the following dimensions: Length: 17 feet Perimeter: 78 feet. What is the width?

22 feet

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Hannah and Sally are planting gardens. Hannah's garden is 2 x 8 feet long. Sally's garden is 4 x 4 feet long. They want to put fencing around their gardens. Who will need more fencing?

Hannah

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What is different about units of area compared to units of perimeter?

Units of area are "square units"

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Geno buys donuts at Sandra's Donut Shop. He buys a dozen donuts. Three donuts are chocolate. Five donuts are glazed. The rest of the donuts are cream filled. What fraction of the donuts are cream filled?

1/3 are cream filled

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