These task cards allow students to use their knowledge of the area and perimeter of similar figures to solve word problems. Students will work through 16 task cards each containing a word problem involving finding the area or perimeter of similar figures. Students will have to determine the ratio of the side lengths, perimeter and area of similar figures. This product consists of 16 word problems, 8 of which ask students to find the area and 8 of which ask students to find the perimeter. This product also contains a worksheet with all of the tasks for students who need more time, missed class or work better at their desks rather than moving around the room.
-Teacher instruction page
-16 similar figures task cards (on full page and quarter sheet)
-Student recording sheet
-Worksheet containing the problems from the 16 task cards