Geometry: Common Core (15th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133281159
ISBN 13: 978-0-13328-115-6

Chapter 10 - Area - 10-2 Areas of Trapezoids, Rhombuses, and Kites - Lesson Check - Page 625: 8


No. You only need to know the lengths of the bases and the height.

Work Step by Step

If you know the height, then you only need to know the lengths of the bases. The formula to find the area of a trapezoid is A=$\frac{1}{2}$h($b_{1}$+$b_{2}$).
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