# SSAT Elementary Level Math : How to find the perimeter of a rectangle

## Example Questions

### Example Question #12 : Geometric Measurement: Recognizing Perimeter

Megan is going to replace the carpet in her living room. Her living room is  meters long and  meters wide. What is the perimeter of her living room?

Explanation:

The formula for perimeter of a rectangle is

To solve for the perimeter we can plug our known values into the equation.

### Example Question #13 : Geometric Measurement: Recognizing Perimeter

Nancy is going to replace the carpet in her living room. Her living room is  meters long and  meters wide. What is the perimeter of her living room?

Explanation:

The formula for perimeter of a rectangle is

To solve for the perimeter we can plug our known values into the equation.

### Example Question #14 : Geometric Measurement: Recognizing Perimeter

Justin just moved into a new house with a fenced in yard. The fence is  meters long and  meters wide. What is the perimeter of his yard?

Explanation:

The formula for perimeter of a rectangle is

To solve for the perimeter we can plug our known values into the equation.

### Example Question #15 : Geometric Measurement: Recognizing Perimeter

There is a park in Hank's new neighborhood that is  meters long and  meters wide. What is the perimeter of the park?

Explanation:

The formula for perimeter of a rectangle is

To solve for the perimeter we can plug our known values into the equation.

### Example Question #461 : Measurement & Data

Sandy has a pool in her backyard that is  meters long and  meters wide. What is the perimeter of her pool?

Explanation:

The formula for perimeter of a rectangle is

To solve for the perimeter we can plug our known values into the equation.

### Example Question #18 : Geometric Measurement: Recognizing Perimeter

Angie has a pool in her backyard that is  meters long and  meters wide. What is the perimeter of her pool?

Explanation:

The formula for perimeter of a rectangle is

To solve for the perimeter we can plug our known values into the equation.

### Example Question #52 : How To Find The Perimeter Of A Rectangle

Charlie just moved into a new house with a fenced in yard. The fence is  meters long and  meters wide. What is the perimeter of his yard?

Explanation:

The formula for perimeter of a rectangle is

To solve for the perimeter we can plug our known values into the equation.

### Example Question #21 : Geometric Measurement: Recognizing Perimeter

There is a park in Hannah's new neighborhood that is  meters long and  meters wide. What is the perimeter of the park?

Explanation:

The formula for perimeter of a rectangle is

To solve for the perimeter we can plug our known values into the equation.

### Example Question #462 : Measurement & Data

Tim is going to retile his bathroom floor. His bathroom is  meters long and  meters wide. What is the peritmeter of his bathroom?

Explanation:

The formula for perimeter of a rectangle is

To solve for the perimeter we can plug our known values into the equation.

### Example Question #51 : How To Find The Perimeter Of A Rectangle

What is the width of the rectangle if the perimeter is  and the length is ?