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andrea408Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
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karatechopperBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Ok, so if AD is the same as CD..what should AD be?
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karatechopperBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Correct! Now do you know what the formula for finding the are of a triangle is?
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karatechopperBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Close! (B x H)1/2
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andrea408Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
oh yea i forgot the half
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karatechopperBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
:) Its ok Ok, so what do you think the base is?
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karatechopperBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
U are gonna add it..soo whats it gonna be?
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karatechopperBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Now whats the height?
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karatechopperBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Good..now put that in the formula
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karatechopperBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
But don't forget the 1/2 in the formula
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karatechopperBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Yep!!! \[28 ft ^{2}\]
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andrea408Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
it said it was wrong ? :(
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karatechopperBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
You're welcome! :)
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andrea408Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
yeah i dont know what went wrong
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karatechopperBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
I hope this wasn't a quiz for a big grade right!?
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karatechopperBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Cuz, I see what went wrong..and I am really sorry!!
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andrea408Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
well i have 5 questions to answer and i have to get a perfect score in order to go on my next lesson. its okay can you help me on my next one ?
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karatechopperBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Just post your next question
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andrea408Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
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andrea408Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Is it the same way you told me>?
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andrea408Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
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andrea408Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
what is the area of this parallelogram
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karatechopperBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
I think its just B x H
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andrea408Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so 6 + 4 ? 10 and times 20 ?
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karatechopperBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Ok..you see how there this a small triangle in the parallelogram?
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karatechopperBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Ok. That A stands for Area. And that A is in the triangle. So its saying that the area of the triangle is 20. So we need to find the height of the triangle before trying to find the are of the paralellogram.
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karatechopperBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
So..whats the base of the triangle?
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karatechopperBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Good. Now do you have any idea of how to find the height of the triangle?
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andrea408Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
no i dont, how do you find it ?
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karatechopperBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Ok..well one way is that you can put the info you have in the area of a triangle formula and solve fore the height..it would look like this.. (4 x H)1/2=20 SOLVE IT! The 4 is for the Base..the 20 is for the area..
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andrea408Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
oh i was right the first time then
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karatechopperBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Yeh! Now that you know what the height is, you can now find the area of the parallelogram
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karatechopperBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Its going to be the basic formula B x H
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andrea408Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
the answer is 100 !?
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andrea408Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
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DirectrixBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
The area of a triangle is (1/2) its base length times its corresponding height. If the base is 4.5 and the height 4, then the Area is (1/2)*(4.5)*4 Area = ?
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andrea408Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
the area would be 810 ?
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DirectrixBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
That is correct (9).
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DirectrixBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Then, please check the diagram. The base is marked 4.5 and the height 4. That would be 9 square miles. Check to see if the diagram is marked correctly. @andrea408
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andrea408Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
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andrea408Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
whats the area of this trapazoid ?
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DirectrixBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
The area of a rectangle is the product of the length and the width. The area of a triangle is (1/2)b * h. So, ... dw:1360024949464:dw
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DirectrixBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Area of trapezoid is (1/2) * 6 * 14 + 13 * 14 A = ?
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DirectrixBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Try again > (1/2) * 6 * 14 + 13 * 14  Do onehalf of the product of 6 and 14. Add that answer to the product of 13 and 14 and post what you get.
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andrea408Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so the area of the trapazoid is 224 ?
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DirectrixBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
What are the options?
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andrea408Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i dont have options . i just put in the answer and click done to see if its correct but im scared to click
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DirectrixBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
If the picture is correctly drawn and labeled, I am certain that the answer is 224 square feet.
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andrea408Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
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andrea408Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@needmathhelp7 can you help me please?
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needmathhelp7Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I'm so sorry, honey I wish I could, but I'm bad at this myself! Lol Good luck!! :) @andrea408 Try seeing @jim_thompson5910 @phi @JamesJ or @Luis_Rivera maybe they can help!
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andrea408Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@jim_thompson5910 can you help me please?
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jim_thompson5910Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
the base is 4.5, the height is 3 so the area is just base * height = 4.5 * 3 = 13.5 square miles
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jim_thompson5910Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
In general Area of Parallelogram: A = B*H B = base H = height
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andrea408Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so the area of ABDF is just 13.5 ?
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jim_thompson5910Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
yep 13.5 square miles
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