A community for students. Sign up today!
Here's the question you clicked on:
 0 viewing
 2 years ago
Find the area of a parallelogram if a base and corresponding altitude have the indicated lengths. Write your answer as a mixed number.
Base 3 1/2 feet, 3/4 altitude feet.
PLEASE HELPP!!!!!! THANKS :)
 2 years ago
Find the area of a parallelogram if a base and corresponding altitude have the indicated lengths. Write your answer as a mixed number. Base 3 1/2 feet, 3/4 altitude feet. PLEASE HELPP!!!!!! THANKS :)

This Question is Closed

ash2326
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3\[Area\ of\ parallelogram\ = Base\ \times\ Altitude\] \[Base= 3\frac{1}{2}=3+\frac{1}{2}=\frac{3\times 2}{1\times 2}+\frac{1}{2}=\frac{6}{2}+\frac12=\frac72\] \[Altitude=\frac{3}{4}\] so \[Area=\frac72 \times \frac34\] I think you can solve now, can't you?

nomnom147
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0just multiply the fractions right?

ash2326
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Don't forget the units, feet^2

FoolForMath
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Sorry, I thought ash left :P

ash2326
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3\[21/8 \ne\ 4.6\] Check again!!

nomnom147
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thank you sooo much :D

nomnom147
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0its saying that the answer is wrong

ash2326
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Type the answer in mixed fraction or fraction form \[\frac{21}{8}=2\frac{5}{8}\]

Bria97
 one month ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Thank you sooo much!!!
Ask your own question
Ask a QuestionFind more explanations on OpenStudy
Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.
spraguer
(Moderator)
5
→ View Detailed Profile
is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...
23
 Teamwork 19 Teammate
 Problem Solving 19 Hero
 Engagement 19 Mad Hatter
 You have blocked this person.
 ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...
Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.