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How do I find the area of this parallelogram? A(0,0) B(6,3) C(2,1) D(6,-2) I know the area is length of one side * height. I know the length of AD is squareroot of (36+4) but whats the height?

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  1. anonymous
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  2. anonymous
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    Can you please check it again? I got 30

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    you probably forgot to add the areas of triangles twice.

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    the area of triangle ABG is 6*3 = 18

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    area of BGD is similarly 18

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    half of base so it 3*3 right?

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    area of ACG is 12 and so is the area of CDG

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    oh right you are right. Its half base*height.

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    sorry just making sure. Thanks

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