6th-8th Grade Measurement: Perimeter & Area Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Rectangle HYGT has a perimeter of 170 inches. If the length is 10x - 7 and the width is 6x + 12, how wide is the rectangle?

Question 2 2. Triangle POX has a perimeter of 15 inches. Side PO is 2 less than x, an unknown number. Side OX is 2 greater than x, and side PX can be expressed as 2x - 5. Find the length of each side of triangle POX (in the order PO, OX, PX).

Question 3 3. Find the area of a trapezoid with bases that measure 2 centimeters and 3 centimeters respectively. This trapezoid is also 4 centimeters high.

Question 4 4. Find the area of a trapezoid with a height of 2 inches and a base of 4 inches.

Question 5 5. What is the area of a trapezoid with a height of 7 meters, a base of 10 meters, and another base of 20 meters?

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Question 6 6. Sergeant Ketchup's billiards room is 15 feet wide and 25 feet long. How many square feet is the room in total?

Question 7 7. What is the area of a rhombus with an altitude of 3 cm and sides of 4 cm?

Question 8 8. The altitude is also the _____ of a rhombus.

Question 9 9. What is the area of ABCDE, as shown in the diagram?

Question 10 10. A parallelogram has a base of 4 inches, leaning sides of 3 inches, and a height of 2 inches. What is the area of this parallelogram?

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Question 11 11.

Which of the following are ways to find the area of a rhombus?

A: Using the diagonals

B: Using the side and an angle

C: Using the side and the altitude

D: All of the above

Question 12 12. What is the area of a rectangle whose length is 4 inches and whose width is 3 inches?

Question 13 13. How many measurements are needed to find the area of a parallelogram?

Question 14 14. If a cookie sheet holds 6 cookies along one side and 4 cookies along the other, how many cookies can it hold in total?

Question 15 15. What is the area of a rhombus with an angle measuring 30 degrees and sides measuring 9 inches?

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Question 16 16. A parallelogram has one pair of opposite sides that measure 4 inches and another pair that measures 3 inches. Find the area of the parallelogram.

Question 17 17. How much carpeting is needed in a room that measures 11 feet by 12 feet?

Question 18 18. What is the area of a trapezoid whose bases measure 4 inches and 8 inches with an altitude of 2 inches?

Question 19 19. Nicole wants to frame a photograph of her daughter. If the photograph has a height of 12 inches and a width of 9 inches, calculate the perimeter of the frame needed to frame the entire photograph?

Question 20 20. What is the area of the pictured rectangle?

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Question 21 21. What is the area of a rhombus with both diagonals measuring 8 cm?

Question 22 22. What is the area of a rectangle with a length of 1 inch and a width of 2 inches?

Question 23 23. Jeremy's goal is to jog around the neighborhood park four times. If the park has four sides and each side is 100 meters, how many meters will Jeremy jog?

Question 24 24. What is the area of the pictured triangle?

Question 25 25. A parallelogram has a base of 7 inches and a height of 2 inches. What is the area of this parallelogram?

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Question 26 26. What is the area of a rectangle whose measurements are 6 meters by 9 meters?

Question 27 27. What is the area of a parallelogram with a base of 10 meters and a height of 5 meters?

Question 28 28.

What must a rectangle have to make it a rectangle?

A: Four sides

B: Four right angles

C: Four equal sides

D: Four equal angles

Question 29 29. Joan is building a fence for her triangular garden. One side of the garden is 8 feet long, the second side is 10 feet long, and the third side is 12 feet long. If fencing costs $10 per foot, how much will Joan spend on fencing for her garden?

Question 30 30.

What measurements are needed to find the area of a trapezoid?

A: The two bases

B: The two legs

C: The altitude

6th-8th Grade Measurement: Perimeter & Area Chapter Exam Instructions

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