Name:    Lesson 8: Using Square Centimetres

1.

What is the area of one face of a thousands block?
 a. 1 square centimetre c. 100 square centimetres b. 10 square centimetres d. 1000 square centimetres

2.

What is the area of one face of a ones block?
 a. 1 square centimetre c. 100 square centimetres b. 10 square centimetres d. 1000 square centimetres

3.

What is the area of one face of a hundreds block?
 a. 1 square centimetre c. 100 square centimetres b. 10 square centimetres d. 1000 square centimetres

4.

A rectangular picture frame is 4 cm wide and 6 cm tall. What is the area of the picture frame?
 a. 10 square centimetres c. 24 square centimetres b. 12 square centimetres d. 36 square centimetres

5.

A book cover is 7 cm wide and 12 cm tall. What is the area of the book cover?
 a. 19 square centimetres c. 96 square centimetres b. 84 square centimetres d. 5 square centimetres

6.

A paper placemat has an area of 45 square centimetres. What could the dimensions of the placemat be?
 a. 9 cm tall, 5 cm wide c. 6 cm tall, 9 cm wide b. 8 cm tall, 6 cm wide d. 8 cm tall, 4 cm wide

7.

A picture has an area of 108 square centimetres. What could the dimensions of the picture be?
 a. 11 cm wide, 9 cm tall c. 12 cm wide, 8 cm tall b. 10 cm wide, 12 cm tall d. 12 cm wide, 9 cm tall

8.

Which of the following would you measure the area in square centimetres?
 a. a stamp c. a backyard b. a baseball field d. a park

9.

Carla has a picture frame that is a perfect square and has an area of 25 square centimetres.  How long is each side of the picture frame?
 a. 4 cm c. 6 cm b. 5 cm d. 7 cm

10.

Which of the following can NOT make an area of 24 square centimetres?
 a. 6 cm wide, 5 cm tall c. 2 cm wide, 12 cm tall b. 3 cm wide, 8 cm tall d. 4 cm wide, 6 cm tall