## ZyairaBoyd 4 years ago What is the length of the base of a parallelogram with altitude 5ft. and area 45 square ft.?

1. ZyairaBoyd

2. dpaInc

the unit of length should be feet... not square feet. choose again...

3. dpaInc

:)

4. ZyairaBoyd

Can you help me get the answer? @ash2326

5. ash2326

Area of a parallelogram = base $$\times$$ altitude We are given area as 45 ft^2 altitude= 5ft so $45=base \times 5$ base=9 feet but in the options it's given as 9 square feet. So none of the above is the answer

6. ZyairaBoyd

ty