This file contains 8 word problems for students to cut out and sort based on whether they would solve using area or perimeter of the given rectangle.
Sample problem: Jason has to fertilize a football field. If the field is 100 yards long and 30 yards wide, how big of a space is Jason going to fertilize?
This is a good file to use in 4th grade for area/perimeter practice/review before moving onto multi-step area/perimeter problems. (4.MD.A.3)
For 3rd grade this is a good file to use for real-world area problems. (3.MD.C.7b)