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Referring to the figure, find the area of the quadrilateral shown.
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Would the answer be
12 in. ^2
Yes! You are correct! Actually, you can see that one corner fits perfectly into the other to make a rectangle.
The area is then given by 6in x 2in = 12 in ^2.
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Do you know how I can solve this?
Well, if you stare at the picture for a bit, you'll realize that you actually have two triangles.
Do you know how to find the area of a triangle?
\[base \times height \div 2\]
@jtvatsim Would it be 7 cm x 4cm?
You are close. There are actually a lot of triangles that you could find the area of, after thinking about these these two are easier to work with... |dw:1436932671767:dw|
The big triangle on the right has base 4cm and height 7cm. The big triangle on the left has base 4 cm and height 3 cm. Add these two areas together to get:
1/2(4cm)(7cm) + 1/2(4cm)(3cm) = 14cm^2 + 6cm^2 = 20cm^2.