Perimeter and Area

Perimeter: The perimeter of a shape is the total length of its boundary. It's like walking around the edge of the shape and adding up all the distances.

Formula for Perimeter: The formula for finding the perimeter (P) depends on the shape:


Area:  The area of a shape is the measure of the amount of space inside the shape. It's like finding out how much paint you'd need to cover the shape.

Formula for Area:


Key Points: