## anonymous one year ago During the Winterfest parade, dozens of decorated floats travel around town. The staging area of the parade is located at M in the image. The floats travel from M, through N and O, and then back to P. What is the area surrounded by the parade route? A.125 square units B.130 square units C.135 square units D.140 square units E.150 square units

1. anonymous

2. anonymous

@ganeshie8

3. Michele_Laino

Sorry, I'm not able to visualize your file

4. anonymous

Ok hold on

5. anonymous

6. Michele_Laino

ok! I see it now!

7. Michele_Laino

the requested area is the area enclosed by a rectangle. Now the length of the base of that rectangle is: $\large MP = 8 - \left( { - 7} \right) = ...?$

8. Michele_Laino

9. anonymous

i thnk the anser is c

10. Michele_Laino

ok! that's right!

11. anonymous

lol thank you i wasnt sure

12. Michele_Laino

:)