HIGHLINE SCHOOL DISTRICT

School: ___________________

FIRST YEAR MATH OLYMPIAD April 7, 2001 Team No.____
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Measurement
DONT FORGET UNITS ON YOUR ANSWERS!


1). Find the area and perimeter of this shape made up of rectangles.

Area:_________________________

Perimeter:____________________




2). Here is Andrea's recipe for chocolate chip cookies:
  1/2 cup shortening
  1/2 cup butter
2 1/2 cups flour
    1 cup brown sugar
    2 eggs
    1 teaspoon vanilla
  1/2 teaspoon baking soda
    2 cups chocolate chips
This recipe makes 60 cookies. If Andrea wants to make 100 cookies, how much butter will she need?

Answer:_____________________

3). Find the area of the picture frame, below. The picture is 10 inches wide and 14 inches high, and the frame is 2 inches wide.

Answer:_____________________









4). A parking garage charges $1.75 for the first hour and $.50 for each additional half-hour. How much would it cost to park in this garage for 4 1/2 hours?

Answer:______________________

5). 84 meters of fencing is used to fence a rectangular garden area. What is the largest area that this fencing can enclose?

Answer:_____________________