Perimeter Lesson for Kids: Definition & Examples


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What does perimeter measure?

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1. Find the perimeter of the pentagon.

2. The playground is a rectangle. It is 45 yards long and 33 yards wide. What is the playground's perimeter?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Look at the quiz and worksheet to check your understanding of perimeter. You will need to be able to find the perimeter in different examples for the quiz.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These tools help you see how much you know about these math topics:

  • A shape that has a perimeter of 90 feet
  • What perimeter measures
  • Finding the perimeter of different shapes

Skills Practice

Use the multiple-choice quiz to practice the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - make sure that you pick out the most important details from the math lesson on perimeter
  • Information recall - remember the information you gained about what perimeter measures
  • Problem solving - use what you've learned to solve perimeter practice problems

Additional Learning

Practice finding the perimeter a little bit more by using the lesson Perimeter Lesson for Kids: Definition & Examples. Thanks to this lesson, you can:

  • Understand why perimeter is used
  • Look at different examples of perimeter being used
  • Figure out how to find the perimeter of different shapes