Directions: The length of a rectangle is 6 cm and its perimeter is 16 cm what is the area of the rectangle in square centimeters? Source: Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS)

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## Perimeter

Directions: Draw three rectangles with a perimeter of 20 units. Source: Dan Meyer

Read More »## Rectangles: Maximizing Area

Directions: What is the greatest area you can make with a rectangle that has a perimeter of 24 units? Source: Robert Kaplinsky

Read More »## Rectangles: Maximizing Perimeter

Directions: What is the greatest perimeter you can make with a rectangle that has an area of 24 square units? Source: Robert Kaplinsky

Read More »## Squares: Perimeter v. Area

Directions: How can you tell which square is bigger: a square with a perimeter of 25 units or a square with an area of 25 square units? Source: Robert Kaplinsky

Read More »## Rectangles: Perimeter v. Area

Directions: How can you tell which rectangle is bigger: a rectangle with a perimeter of 24 units or a rectangle with an area of 24 square units? Source: Robert Kaplinsky

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