# What We Know About Area

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• 1.
What does the mathematical term ‘perimeter’ refer to?
• 2.
What does the mathematical term ‘area’ refer to?
• 3.
What is the abbreviation for ‘hectare’?
• 4.
Explain the term ‘dimensions’ when used in relation to the mathematical study of area.
• 5.
Danny has a rectangular rose garden that measures 8m by 10m. One bag of fertilizer can cover 16m2. How many bags will he need to cover the entire garden?
• 6.
My living room has a total area of 48m2. What is the length and width of my living room?
• 7.
A door frame of dimensions 4m x 5m is fixed on the wall of dimensions 11m x 11m. Find the total cost of hiring someone to paint the wall if it costs \$2.50 for every square metre.
• 8.
Name a profession that requires workers to calculate area.
• 9.
Why would someone need to find the area of a basketball court and which unit of measurement would they use?
• 10.
Where do you most commonly hear people referring to the area of land in hectares?
• 11.
Why do we need a formal unit of measurement that is larger than square kilometres?
• 12.
Find the area in square centimetres of a rectangle with one side measuring 8 centimetres and the other 40 millimetres .
• 13.
What is the area in square kilometres of a rectangle with sides measuring 6 kilometres and 3500 metres?
• 14.
My garden bed is square shaped with a total area of 20 square metres. Find the length and width of the sides
• 15.
Find the area, in hectare, of a field whose length is 240m and width 110m.
• 16.
What is the best unit of measurement to calculate the area of a football field?
• 17.
Which unit of measurement is the best to calculate the area of an A4 piece of paper?
• 18.
Which unit of measurement would you use to measure the area of farmland for a wheat crop?
• 19.
Which unit of measurement would you use to calculate the area of a large lake?
• 20.
How many rectangles (including squares) can you make/draw with an area of 36 square centimetres?
• A.

2

• B.

5

• C.

12

• D.

20