# Measure and calculate the perimeter of rectangles in centimetres and millimetres

In this lesson, we will learn about the concept of a 'perimeter', and look at examples of how to calculate the perimeter of rectangular shapes using different units of measurement.

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# Worksheet

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# Measure and calculate the perimeter of rectangles in centimetres and millimetres

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.What is perimeter?

1/4

Q2.After calculating the perimeter, what should you write after the answer?

2/4

Q3.What is the perimeter of the shape below?

3/4

Q4.What is the perimeter of the shape below?

4/4

#### Unit quizzes are being retired in August 2023

Why we're removing unit quizzes from the website >
Quiz:

# Measure and calculate the perimeter of rectangles in centimetres and millimetres

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.What is perimeter?

1/4

Q2.After calculating the perimeter, what should you write after the answer?

2/4

Q3.What is the perimeter of the shape below?

3/4

Q4.What is the perimeter of the shape below?

4/4

# Lesson summary: Measure and calculate the perimeter of rectangles in centimetres and millimetres

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