Free! This product contains two area problems. One problem deals with two different areas that can be made with the same perimeter. There is an activity extension that accompanies the problem. The second problem asks for the area of a swimming pool which is a composite figure. Students have to divide the figure into three rectangles and find the sum of the areas of the three rectangles.
Detailed teacher notes are included as well as the Common Core State Standards these problems are aligned to.
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4th Grade Math - Multiplication/Division, Fractions, 2-D Shapes, Symmetry
4th Grade Math Multi-Digit Multiplication CCSS 4.NBT.5
4th Grade Math Activities Division Strategies Multi-Digit Dividends CCSS 4.NBT.6
Common Core Math 4th Grade Measurement Activities - Angles (4.MD.5,6,7)
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