Examples of area of plane shapes - page 25
- Rectangle area
The length of a rectangle of x units is increased by 10% and its width of y units is increased by 15%. What is the ratio of the area of the old rectangle to the area if the new rectangle?
Maria has decided to plant grapes in the garden behind her house. His neighbor Ben has grown grapes successfully for a long time and has given Maria advice on how to plant vines. Ben told her to plant them 3 meters apart in rows that are also 3 meters apar
Sandbox has area of 32 sq ft and length of 4 1/2 ft. What is width of sandbox.
- A rectangle
A rectangle has an area of 36 cm2. What could the length and width of rectangle be?
Trevor wishes to tile the floor of his bathroom. The bathroom is rectangular and is 4.2m long and 3.3m wide. The tiles are 30cm by 30cm. Calculate the cost to tile the floor if each tile costs 72 cents.
- An equilateral
An equilateral triangle with a side 10 m represents a wooden platform standing in a lawn. A goat is tied to a corner with a 15 m rope. What is the maximum amount of grazing area available to the goat?