# Basic Measurement.

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Basic Measurement

Imperial System Imperial System 12 inches (0’-12”)
Inches, Feet, Yards How Many inches in a Foot? How Many feet in a Yard? How many 1/4 inches in an inch? How many 1/8 inches in an inch? Can you figure out the pattern? How many 1/16 inches in an inch? 12 inches (0’-12”) 3 Feet (3’-0”) 4 8 16 Do you see the pattern?????? What is it?????

Where Am I? Where is 1 and 3/4th inches? Where is 3 ½ inches?
Where is 4 and ¼ inches? Where is 5 and ½ inches? Where is 0?

Perimeter What is Perimeter?
The sum of all the sides of a shape (L + L + W + W) Or for a Rectangle: P = 2 ( L + W) P = Perimeter, L = Length, W = Width L = Length W = Width

What’s it? A rectangle has a length of 3 inches and a width of 2 inches. What is the perimeter of the Rectangle? 3” 2”

What’s it? A rectangle has a length of 6 and ½ inches and a width of 4 inches. What is the perimeter of the Rectangle? 6 ½” 4”

What’s it? A rectangle has a length of 8 and ¼ inches and a width of 4 and ¼ inches. What is the perimeter of the Rectangle? 8 ¼” 4 ¼”

What’s it? A rectangle has a length of 7 and ¼ inches and a width of 3 and ½ inches. What is the perimeter of the Rectangle? 7 ¼” 3 ½”

Area What is Area? A = (L x W) A = Area, L = Length, W = Width

What’s it? A rectangle has a length of 3 inches and a width of 2 inches. What is the Area of the Rectangle? 3” 2”

What’s it? A rectangle has a length of 6 and ½ inches and a width of 4 inches. What is the Area of the Rectangle? 6 ½” 4”

What’s it? A rectangle has a length of 8 and ¼ inches and a width of 4 and ¼ inches. What is the Area of the Rectangle? 8 ¼” 4 ¼”

What’s it? A rectangle has a length of 7 and ¼ inches and a width of 3 and ½ inches. What is the Area of the Rectangle? 7 ¼” 3 ½”

Convert It! 1 Foot = _______Inches 1 Foot 8 Inches = ________Inches
3 Feet 6 Inches = ________Inches If 4 Blocks = 1 Inch in length then: 3 Inches = _________Blocks 2 ½ Inches = _________Blocks 4 ¾ Inches = _________Blocks