Math Forum - Problems Library - Pre-Algebra, Measurement: Perimeter

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 TOPICS This page: measurement area metric units perimeter temperature time weight and mass volume/capacity Perimeter The problems in this section explore the numerical and/or physical properties of perimeter. Related Resources Interactive resources from our Math Tools project: Math 7: Measurement: Perimeter The closest match in our Ask Dr. Math archives: Middle School: Measurement NCTM Standards: Measurement Standard for Grades 6-8 Access to these problems requires a Membership. Building Fences - Judy Ann Brown Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 3. Plan a garden so as to maximize the area surrounded by a 36-yard fence. ... more>> Building on Water - Judy Ann Brown Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 4. Find the area of a circular pond not covered by a rectangular building. ... more>> Dividing Daffodils - Suzanne Alejandre Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 4. Help us plant our garden of daffodils. ... more>> Fences for Fido and Friends - Annie Fetter Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 2. Find the area of each rectangular dog pen. ... more>> I Get A Kick Out Of Soccer! - Judy Ann Brown Math Fundamentals, difficulty level 3. How many laps of the soccer field would a team member need to complete to run more than a mile? ... more>> A Quilt Made of Squares - Annie Fetter Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 3. Using the information given, will the finished quilt be in the shape of a square? ... more>> A Surfer's Tessellation - Mr. Marthinsen's First Period Class Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 2. Shane is re-tiling his surf shack. How many of each kind of tile will he need, and what does a big tile cost? ... more>> Tiling Tables - Suzanne Alejandre Pre-Algebra, difficulty level 3. Find a method to quickly calculate the dimensions of a rectangular table top with a given area so that it has the smallest possible perimeter. ... more>> Page:  1