### All ACT Math Resources

## Example Questions

### Example Question #1 : How To Find The Area Of A Kite

Find the area of a kite if one diagonal is long, and the other diagonal is long.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Explanation:

The formula for the area of a kite is

Plug in the values for each of the diagonals and solve.

### Example Question #2 : How To Find The Area Of A Kite

Find the area of a kite with the diagonal lengths of and .

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Explanation:

Write the formula to find the area of a kite. Substitute the diagonals and solve.

### Example Question #3 : How To Find The Area Of A Kite

Find the area of a kite with diagonal lengths of and .

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Explanation:

Write the formula for the area of a kite.

Plug in the given diagonals.

Pull out a common factor of two in and simplify.

Use the FOIL method to simplify.

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