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