Area: The amount of square units needed to cover a shape.
Area of a parallelogram: Base x
height
Area of a rectangle: Length x width
Area of a triangle: Length x width divided by
two.
Area of a trapezoid: Base1 + base 2 divided by two, x height.
Perimetre: The distance around the outside of a shape.
The Metric System: The metric system is a Canadian system of measurements. Including:
metres, centemetres, kilometres, litres, kilograms, grams....etc.
Metre: A unit of measurement for distance, in the metric system. Also measured in centemetres, decametres,
kilometres....etc.
Degree: A unit of measurement for temperature.
Gram: A unit of measurement for mass, or weight. Measured in grams, and kilograms.
Minute: A unit of measurement for time, also measured in seconds, hours, days, years, decade...etc.
Ampere: A unit of measurement for electrical current, also measured in watts.








