 # 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)

2000
• Question 2

A rectangular field measures 50m by 40m.

What is its perimeter in metres?

(Just write the number)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

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)

164
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