This Matho game contains 21 problems that require students to find an equation that represents the area of a rectangle given the restraints in the word problem. Here are some example problems:
1. A square postcard with side lengths, x, is going to be expanded by 5 inches on each side. What is the equation of the area of the new postcard?
2. The length of a rectangular garden is 4 times the width, x. Farmer Duggins will increase both the length and the width of his garden by 6 feet next year. Which equation will be the area of his new garden?
3. The size of a rectangular table in a kitchen is 2 feet longer than the width, x. The boss wants to get a new kitchen table that is 3 feet longer on each side. What is the equation of the new area of the kitchen table?
Teacher and student directions are included! This is a class favorite!