MEAP Preparation - Grade 5 Mathematics 1.30 Word Problems

Example: The length of a rectangular field is 13 cm and its total area is 91 cm^{2}. Find its width.
Area = l x w
91 cm^{2} = 13 x w
w = 91/13 = 7 cm Answer: The width of the rectangular field is 7 cmDirections: Solve the following questions. Also write at least ten examples of your own.

Q 1: What is the area of a square with sides of 4 yard 12 square yards 8 square yards 16 square yards

Q 2: Area of a square is 16 square inches. Find its length. (hint: ____ X___ = 16 sq in 5 3 4

Q 3: What is the perimeter whose length is 5 cm and width is 3cm 15 cm 8 cm 16 cm 10 cm

Q 4: What is the area of a rectangle whose length is 27 feet and width is 24 feet Area = 27 x 24 = 648 sq feet Area = 27 + 24 = 51 sq feet Area = 27 - 24 = 3 sq feet

Q 5: What is the volume of a cube with length 3 cm 27 cubic cm 9 cubic cm 18 cubic cm

Q 6: Length of a rectangle is 12 cm and its total area is 84 square cm. Find its width. (hint: 12 cm x __ = 84 sq cm) 7 cm 12 cm 8 cm

Q 7: The area of a rectangle is 12 square cm and its length is 3 cm. What is its height? 36 cm 4 square cm 9 cm 4 cm

Q 8: What is the area of a rectangle whose length is 5 cm and width is 3 cm 8 sq cm 10 sq cm 16 sq cm 15 sq cm

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