What is the difference between perimeter and area?
Perimeter and Area of a Quadrilateral
Perimeter is the total distance around the outside of the shape. Area is the amount of space inside the shape. To calculate the perimeter and area of a quadrilateral, you need to know the length of each side.
What is your opinion about calculating the area and perimeter of a quadrilateral?
- It's very easy and I'm a pro at it!
- It can be intimidating but I'm getting better!
- It's confusing and I don't understand it!
- I don't know how to do it yet!
Did you know?
The perimeter of a quadrilateral can be found by adding all of its sides together. The area of a quadrilateral can be found by multiplying the length and width of the shape.
What is the formula for finding the perimeter of a quadrilateral?
What is the formula for finding the area of a quadrilateral?
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