Growing a Garden

Question

4 gardens

Bridget, Jessica, Stacey, and Travis are planting flowers in their gardens. Each person has chosen the shape of his or her garden and has chosen a single flower color for the garden.

  • The area of Bridget's and Jessica's gardens is the same, but the perimeter of Bridget's garden is greater than that of Jessica's.
  • The actual number of feet in the perimeter of Bridget's garden is equal to the number of square feet in Travis's garden.
  • The perimeter of Travis's garden is greater than the perimeter of Stacey's garden.
  • The area of Stacey's garden is less than the area of Jessica's garden.

Which garden belongs to which person?
What are the area and perimeter of each person's garden?



Houghton Mifflin Math Grade 4