 # Solve Problems involving Perimeter

Videos, examples, and solutions to help Grade 3 students learn how to use all four operations to solve problems involving perimeter and missing measurements.

Common Core Standards: 3.G.1

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New York State Common Core Math Grade 3, Module 7, Lesson 17

Application Problem

Example: Gil places two regular hexagons side by side as shown to make a new shape. Each side measures 6 centimeters. Find the perimeter of his new shape.
Concept Development

Find the perimeter of shapes with missing measurements. Homework

1. The shapes below are made up of rectangles. Label the missing side lengths. Then write and solve an equation to find the perimeter of each shape.

2. Sari draws and labels the square and rectangle below. Find the perimeter of the new shape.

3. Label the missing side lengths. Then find the perimeter of the shaded rectangle.

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