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# Word problem involving the area of a square or a rectangle Online Quiz

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**Q 1 - A window has a length of 8 feet and a width of 10 feet. What is the area of the window?**

### Answer : C

### Explanation

**Step 1:**

Area of a rectangle = l × w; l = length = 8; w = width = 10

**Step 2:**

Area of given window = 8 × 10 = 80 square feet

**Q 2 - A piece of plywood has dimensions 3 feet by 9 feet. What is the area of the plywood?**

### Answer : A

### Explanation

**Step 1:**

Area of a rectangle = l × w; l = length = 9; w = width = 3

**Step 2:**

Area of given plywood = 9 × 3 = 27 square feet

**Q 3 - A ranch is 3 miles wide and 6 miles long. What is the area of the ranch?**

### Answer : B

### Explanation

**Step 1:**

Area of a rectangle = l × w; l = length = 6; w = width = 3

**Step 2:**

Area of the ranch = 6 × 3 = 18 square miles

**Q 4 - An island in the Pacific Ocean is 4 miles wide and 6 miles long. What is the area of the island?**

### Answer : D

### Explanation

**Step 1:**

Area of a rectangle = l × w; l = length = 6 mi; w = width = 4 mi

**Step 2:**

Area of given island = 6 × 4 = 24 square miles

**Q 5 - An envelope is 9 inches long and 6 inches wide. What is the area of the envelope surface?**

### Answer : A

### Explanation

**Step 1:**

Area of a rectangle = l × w; l = length = 9 in; w = width = 6 in

**Step 2:**

Area of given envelope = 9 × 6 = 54 square in

**Q 6 - A piece of plywood has a length of 9 feet, with a width of 6 feet. What is the area of the plywood piece?**

### Answer : B

### Explanation

**Step 1:**

Area of a rectangle = l × w; l = length = 9; w = width = 6

**Step 2:**

Area of given plywood = 9 × 6 = 54 square feet

**Q 7 - A bakery cookie sheet is 9 inches wide and 4 inches long. What is the area of the cookie sheet?**

### Answer : C

### Explanation

**Step 1:**

Area of a rectangle = l × w; l = length = 9 in; w = width = 4 in

**Step 2:**

Area of given cookie sheet = 9 × 4 = 36 square inches

**Q 8 - A farm is 8 miles wide and 5 miles long. What is the area of the farm?**

### Answer : B

### Explanation

**Step 1:**

Area of a rectangle = l × w; l = length = 8 mi; w = width = 5 mi

**Step 2:**

Area of given farm = 8 × 5 = 40 square miles

**Q 9 - A rectangular pool is 5 meters wide and 9 meters long. What is the area of the pool?**

### Answer : D

### Explanation

**Step 1:**

Area of a rectangle = l × w; l = length = 9; w = width = 5

**Step 2:**

Area of given rectangle = 9 × 5 = 45 square m

**Q 10 - A window has a length of 8 feet and a width of 7 feet. What is the area of the window?**

### Answer : A

### Explanation

**Step 1:**

Area of a rectangle = l × w; l = length = 8 ft; w = width = 7 ft

**Step 2:**

Area of given window = 8 × 7 = 56 square ft