# Worksheets on perimeter and area | Activity on perimeter & area  To find the perimeter and Area

Worksheets on perimeter and area | Activity on perimeter & area

﻿Worksheets on perimeter and area. Download perimeter and area worksheet grade 5 based on the latest maths syllabus in this worksheet students have to find the area and perimeter using the height and width which is given.

﻿PERIMETER OF RECTANGULAR FIGURE

﻿peri is a Greek word that means around and meter is for measure. So perimeter means to measure around a figure. Thus perimeter means the length of boundary of a figure.

A plane figure formed by line segment is called a rectangular figure.

The perimeter of square and rectangle can be calculated by using the formula.

1. Perimeter of a rectangle ABCD

its perimeter =  AB + BC + CD + DA

= l + b  + l + b

= 2l + 2b = 2 ( l + b)

Whereas Perimeter of square formula is

2. Conside a square ABCD

The perimeter  of the square = sum of its all sides

= AB + BC + CA + AD

= s + s + s + s

= 4s

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