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### MEAP Preparation - Grade 6 Mathematics3.24 Perimeters

 Perimeter is defined as the distance around a figure. Perimeter of a rectangle is 2(l+w) units, where l is the length and b is the width. Perimeter of a square is 4a units where a is the length of the side. Area of rectangle is l x w sq units. Area of square is a x a sq units. The space occupied by an object is called volume. Volume of a cube is l x b x h cubic units. Directions: Answer the following questions. Also write at least ten examples of your own.
 Q 1: When installing a fence around a garden you are usingPerimeterAreaVolumePolygons Q 2: The perimeter of a square with a side of 8 cm is36 cm24 cm16 cm32 cm Q 3: To put new carpeting in the living room, you must find theperimeterareacircumference Q 4: Area of a rectangle 3 ft long and 9 ft wide24 ft12 ft squared21 ft squared27 ft squared Q 5: The area of a rectangle whose sides measure 5 cm and 3 cm is16 cm squared15 cm squared20 cm squared8 cm squared Q 6: Which of these professions requires the use of area?PresidentGrocery Store ClerkPublic SpeakerCarpet Installer Q 7: You can measure the perimeter of any figure by placing a piece of string along the perimeter, then measuring the length of the string.falsetrue Q 8: To find area, youmultiply the length and widthadd the length and widthadd all the sidesmultiply all the sides Question 9: This question is available to subscribers only! Question 10: This question is available to subscribers only!