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### MEAP Preparation - Grade 6 Mathematics3.27 Finding Area/Perimeter of Squares and Rectangles

 Square Area of a square = side x side, A = a x a Perimeter of a square is 4 x side: P = a + a + a + a = 4a Rectangle Area of a rectangle = length x width, A = l x w Perimeter of a rectangle the sum of the lengths of its sides, P = l + w + l + w = 2l + 2w = 2(l + w) Example: Find the area of square of side 4 inches. Area of square = side x side Area = 4 x 4 Answer: 16 square inches Example: Find the perimeter of rectangle whose length is 6 inches and width is 4 inches. Perimeter of rectangle = 2(l+b) Perimeter = 2(6+4) Answer: 20 square inches. Directions: Answer the following questions. Also write at least 10 examples of your own.
 Q 1: Find the area of a rectangle l=12 ft ; w = 8 ft96 sq. ft.40 sq. ft.40 ft.20 ft. Q 2: Find the area of a rectangle l=50 in ; w = 37 in1850 sq. in174 in.185 in.1850 in. Q 3: Find the perimeter of a rectangle l=12 ft ; w = 8 ft96 sq. ft.40 ft.40 sq. ft.20 ft. Q 4: Find the perimeter of a rectangle l=50 in ; w = 37 in174 in.87 sq. in87 in.174 sq. in. Q 5: Find the perimeter of a square side = 9 in18 in.81 in36 in. Q 6: Find the area of a square side = 9 in18 sq. in.36 sq in.81 sq. in. Question 7: This question is available to subscribers only! Question 8: This question is available to subscribers only!