Example Question #1 : Measurement And Data
What is the area of the figure below?
Area is the amount of space inside the boarder of a two dimensional shape. This shape is made up of unit squares. We can count the number of squares within the shape to find the area.
There are squares within the shape, so the area is
Example Question #2 : Measurement And Data
Megan is working on a science experiment. She needs times the amount of water that she has shown on the scale below. How much water does she need?
Megan has of water. If she needs times that amount, we can multiply to find our answer.
Example Question #3 : Measurement And Data
What is the perimeter of the rectangle below?
The formula for perimeter of a rectangle is
To solve for the perimeter we can plug our known values into the equation.