### All SSAT Elementary Level Math Resources

## Example Questions

### Example Question #81 : How To Find Perimeter

David wants to put a fence around his backyard. How much fencing will he need if his backyard is by

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

The fence is going around the backyard, so this is a perimeter problem.

### Example Question #91 : How To Find Perimeter

David wants to put a fence around his backyard. How much fencing will he need if his backyard is by

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

The fence is going around the backyard, so this is a perimeter problem.

### Example Question #91 : How To Find Perimeter

David wants to put a fence around his backyard. How much fencing will he need if his backyard is by

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

The fence is going around the backyard, so this is a perimeter problem.

### Example Question #92 : How To Find Perimeter

David wants to put a fence around his backyard. How much fencing will he need if his backyard is by

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

The fence is going around the backyard, so this is a perimeter problem.

### Example Question #251 : Solve Problems Involving Measurement And Conversion Of Measurements

What is the length of a rectangular room with a perimeter of and a width of

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

We have the perimeter and the width, so we can plug those values into our equation and solve for our unknown.

Subtract from both sides

Divide by both sides

### Example Question #521 : Rectangles

Find the perimeter of the rectangle shown below:

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

The perimeter of a rectangle is all of the sides added together. When you have a rectangle the opposite sides are also the same lengths, so even when they aren't labeled you know the measurements of the other sides.

### Example Question #141 : How To Find The Perimeter Of A Rectangle

Use the following to answer the question.

Find the perimeter of the rectangle.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

To find the perimeter of a rectangle, we use the following formula:

where *a, b, c, *and *d* are the lengths of each side of the rectangle.

When we look at the rectangle

we know that the length is 9ft and the width is 4ft. Because it is a rectangle, we also know the lengths of the unmarked sides. The unmarked sides are equal to the length of the opposite side. So, we can substitute this into the formula. We get

### Example Question #142 : How To Find The Perimeter Of A Rectangle

Find the perimeter of the rectangle.

A rectangle has a length of 12cm and a width of 4cm. What is the perimeter of this rectangle.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

To find the perimeter of a rectangle, you must first understand that a rectangle's opposite sides are equal. Therefore if you know the length of one side it is the identical length of the opposite side.

32cm is your answer.

### Example Question #143 : How To Find The Perimeter Of A Rectangle

Find the perimeter of a rectangle.

A rectangle has a width of 7cm and a length of 10cm. What is the perimeter of the rectangle?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

First you need to understand that opposite sides of a rectangle are equal. Then you are able to add the value of each side to itself and then add your sums together to get the perimeter of a rectangle.

### Example Question #144 : How To Find The Perimeter Of A Rectangle

Use the following rectangle to answer the question:

Find the perimeter.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

To find the perimeter of a rectangle, we will use the following formula:

Where *a, b, c, *and *d* are the lengths of the sides of the rectangle.

Now, let's look at the rectangle.

We can see the length is 6in. Because it is a rectangle, the opposite side is also 6in.

We can also see the width of the rectangle is 3in. Because it is a rectangle, the opposite side is also 3in.

Knowing this, we can substitute into the formula. We get