# Calculate Areas in Metric Measurement: Rectangles

In this worksheet, students calculate the area of rectangles using metric measurements.

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Maths and Numerical Reasoning

Curriculum subtopic:   Perimeter and Area

Difficulty level:

### QUESTION 1 of 10

Remember that:

The area of a rectangle is its length x its width.

The perimeter of a shape is the total distance around its edge.

All of the problems in this worksheet are based on these two key facts.

A rectangular field measures 50m by 40m.

What is its area in square metres?

(Just write the number)

A rectangular field measures 50m by 40m.

What is its perimeter in metres?

(Just write the number)

A rectangular field is 40m wide.  It is three times as long as it is wide.

What is its perimeter in metres?

(Just write the number)

A rectangular field is 40m wide.  It is three times as long as it is wide.

What is its area in square metres?

(Just write the number)

A rectangular field has a perimeter of 100m.  It is 20m wide

What is its length in metres?

(Just write the number)

A rectangular field has a perimeter of 100m.  It is 20m wide

What is its area in square metres?

(Just write the number)

A rectangular field has a perimeter of 140m.  It is 20m wide

What is its area in square metres?

(Just write the number)

A rectangular field has a perimeter of 150m.  It is 20m wide

What is its area in square metres?

(Just write the number)

A rectangular field has an area of 1600m2.  It is 20m wide

What is its perimeter in metres?

(Just write the number)

A rectangular field has an area of 1600m2.  It is 50m wide

What is its perimeter in metres?

(Just write the number)

• Question 1

A rectangular field measures 50m by 40m.

What is its area in square metres?

(Just write the number)

CORRECT ANSWER
2000
• Question 2

A rectangular field measures 50m by 40m.

What is its perimeter in metres?

(Just write the number)

CORRECT ANSWER
180
• Question 3

A rectangular field is 40m wide.  It is three times as long as it is wide.

What is its perimeter in metres?

(Just write the number)

CORRECT ANSWER
320
• Question 4

A rectangular field is 40m wide.  It is three times as long as it is wide.

What is its area in square metres?

(Just write the number)

CORRECT ANSWER
4800
EDDIE SAYS
40 x 120
• Question 5

A rectangular field has a perimeter of 100m.  It is 20m wide

What is its length in metres?

(Just write the number)

CORRECT ANSWER
30
• Question 6

A rectangular field has a perimeter of 100m.  It is 20m wide

What is its area in square metres?

(Just write the number)

CORRECT ANSWER
600
• Question 7

A rectangular field has a perimeter of 140m.  It is 20m wide

What is its area in square metres?

(Just write the number)

CORRECT ANSWER
1000
• Question 8

A rectangular field has a perimeter of 150m.  It is 20m wide

What is its area in square metres?

(Just write the number)

CORRECT ANSWER
1100
• Question 9

A rectangular field has an area of 1600m2.  It is 20m wide

What is its perimeter in metres?

(Just write the number)

CORRECT ANSWER
200
• Question 10

A rectangular field has an area of 1600m2.  It is 50m wide

What is its perimeter in metres?

(Just write the number)

CORRECT ANSWER
164
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