Area - 6th grade (11y) - math problems

Number of problems found: 93

  • Two walls
    cubes_1 Calculate the surface area of a cube in m2 if you know that the area of its two walls is 72 dm2.
  • Wooden box
    bedna The block-shaped box was placed on the ground, leaving a rectangular print with dimensions of 3 m and 2 m. When flipped over to another wall, a print with dimensions of 0.5 m and 3 m remained in the sand. What is the volume of the wooden box?
  • Two sides paint
    painter The door has the shape of a rectangle with dimensions of 260cm and 170cm. How many cans of paint will be needed to paint this door if one can of paint cover 2m2 of the area? We paint the doors on both sides.
  • Largest squares
    metals How many of the largest square sheets did the plumber cut the honeycomb from 16 dm and 96 dm?
  • Playground
    chess On the special playground, there are 81 square sectors, each with a side of 5 m. How many players can fit on the playground if each player needs a 75 m2 area to play?
  • Two 2D shapes
    rectangles Decide which shapes have more area:   (a) a square of 8cm side; or   (b) two rectangles with sides 5cm and 15cm? Write result as 1 or 2 (rectangles)
  • Surface area of a cube
    cube_shield What is the surface area of a cube that has an edge of 3.5?
  • Tiles
    tiles2 The rectangular floor of the 6 x 1.8 m dimensions is to be covered with 50 cm square tiles. How many tiles will be needed?
  • Paint cans
    painter How many paint cans do we need to paint the floor in two rooms with dimensions of 6.8m x 4.5m and 6m x3.8m? One can arefor 6m².
  • Squares
    squares2 From a square of 12 dm perimeter is cut smaller square, whose side is the third side of the square. What is the area of the rest?
  • Chauncey
    right_triangle Chauncey is building a storage bench for his son’s playroom. The storage bench will fit into the corner and against two walls to form a triangle. Chanuncy wants to buy a triangular shaped cover for the bench. If the storage bench is 2 1/2 ft. Along one wa
  • Flower bed
    ruze The park has a rectangular flower bed with dimensions of 3.2m and 1.5m. How many rose bushes will we plant in the flower bed if 20 dm2 are needed for one bush?
  • Water depth
    bazen How many square meters of the inside of the pool wet the water if the pool is 25 meters long and 10 meters wide and the water depth is 1.2 meters everywhere.
  • Decorative fence
    zahrada_9 The rectangular garden is 57 m long and 42 m wide. Calculate how much m² it will reduce if it encloses with a 60 cm wide decorative fence.
  • Aquarium
    akvarko_21 Find how many dm2 of glass we need to make a block-shaped aquarium (the top is not covered) if the dimensions of the aquarium are to be: width 50 cm, length 120 cm, and height 8.5 dm.
  • One hectare
    land_1 How many square meters are one hectare?
  • Land area 2
    postrekovac_2 A land area was divided among the three heirs in the ratio 5:2:4. If the largest share was 20 hectares of land, what is the total area of land? Please show your solution and what kind of proportion is this please
  • Sewing
    sew_machine_2 The lady cut off one half of cloth. She needed three-quarters of this piece to sew a skirt. What part of the original piece of cloth still remained?
  • Maria
    green-grapes 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 apa
  • Fe metal sheet
    plech_1 For one product, 5/8 of the metal sheet are consumed, to the second 5/6 of remains. What part of the sheet metal is consumed for both products together?

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