# The perimeter of a square is 12 cm, find the length of its side and area of the square.

Given:

Perimeter of a square is 12cm.

To Do:

Find the length of side and area of the square

Solution:

Perimeter of square = 12 cm

Perimeter of square = 4 $\times$ side

12 = 4 $\times$  side

$\frac{12 }{ 4}$ = side

3 = side

Side of square = 3 cm

Area of square = side $\times$  side

Area of square = 3 $\times$  3

Area of square = 9 sq cm.

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