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## Example Questions

### Example Question #1 : Quadrilaterals

What is the area of a kite with diagonals of 5 and 7?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

To find the area of a kite using diagonals you use the following equation

That diagonals ( and )are the lines created by connecting the two sides opposite of each other.

Plug in the diagonals for and to get

Then multiply and divide to get the area.

The answer is

### Example Question #2 : Quadrilaterals

Find the area of the following kite:

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

The formula for the area of a kite is:

Where is the length of one diagonal and is the length of the other diagonal

Plugging in our values, we get:

### Example Question #3 : Quadrilaterals

Find the area of the following kite:

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

The formula for the area of a kite is:

where is the length of one diagonal and is the length of another diagonal.

Use the formulas for a triangle and a triangle to find the lengths of the diagonals. The formula for a triangle is and the formula for a triangle is .

Our triangle is:

Our triangle is:

Plugging in our values, we get:

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