+0  
 
0
100
1
avatar

What is the number of square units in the area of trapezoid ABCD with vertices A(0,0), B(0,-2), C(4,0), and D(4,6)?

Guest Jul 3, 2018
 #1
avatar+169 
+1

The area of a trapezoid can be computed as : A = ((b + B) * h ) ÷ 2

 b= base

B= area of base

A=area

h=height                                                                           

 

If you place the vertices of the trapezoid, you'll notice that b=2, B=6 and h=4.  So it would be

 

((2+6) * 4) ÷ 2 =16

 

The answer is 16

matth99  Jul 3, 2018

21 Online Users

avatar

New Privacy Policy

We use cookies to personalise content and advertisements and to analyse access to our website. Furthermore, our partners for online advertising receive information about your use of our website.
For more information: our cookie policy and privacy policy.