Area / Perimeter Worksheet
1 a.
Write a number sentence for the total area, thinking of one rectangle or two.
 
  
  
       
       


____ × ( ____ + ____ )  =  _____ × _____  +  _____ × _____   =  _______
area of the
whole rectangle
area of the
first part
area of the
second part

 
2 a. Draw a two-part rectangle whose area matches the number sentence.
 
 

 


____ × ( ____ + ____ )  =  6 × 6  +  6 × 2   =  ________
area of the
whole rectangle
area of the
first part
area of the
second part
3 a.
Write a number sentence for the total area, thinking of one rectangle or two.
 
     
     
     
     
     
   
   
   
   
   


____ × ( ____ + ____ )  =  _____ × _____  +  _____ × _____   =  _______
area of the
whole rectangle
area of the
first part
area of the
second part

 
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Answer Key

1 a.  2 × (2 + 7) = 2 × 2 + 2 × 7 = 18

 
2 a. 
      
      
      
      
      
      
  
  
  
  
  
  


6 × (6 + 2) = 6 × 6 + 6 × 2 = 48

 
3 a.  5 × (5 + 3) = 5 × 5 + 5 × 3 = 40

 


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