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. Write a number sentence for the total area, thinking of one rectangle or two.
 
     
     
        
        

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

 


____ × ( ____ + ____ )  =  8 × 4  +  8 × 7   =  ________
area of the
whole rectangle
area of the
first part
area of the
second part
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Answer Key

1 a.  6 × (3 + 7) = 6 × 3 + 6 × 7 = 60

 
2 a.  2 × (5 + 8) = 2 × 5 + 2 × 8 = 26

 
3 a. 
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
       
       
       
       
       
       
       
       


8 × (4 + 7) = 8 × 4 + 8 × 7 = 88

 


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