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Find the perimeter of the figure at right.  

Remember, perimeter is the total length of all the sides of a shape.

What are the missing lengths for the sides of the shape? Try to fill these in and sum up each side length to get the perimeter.
Label, question mark, added to the unknown sides.

Make sure you can justify your answer.

An enclosed figure as follows, starting at the top left:  Right, 2 inches, down, unknown, right, 4 inches, down, 4 inches, left, unknown, up, 6 inches, enclosing the figure.