### What is the ratio of the length of a side of a square to its perimeter?

**Answer:**

1:4

**Step by Step Explanation:**

- We know that the length of each side of a square is equal.
- Let each side of the square =
*x*

Therefore, the perimeter of a square = 4x - Fraction of the length of a side of a square to its perimeter =

=x 4x 1 4 - Therefore, the ratio of the length of a side of a square to its perimeter is
**1:4**.