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## Example Questions

### Example Question #1 : How To Find The Area Of A Parallelogram In Pre Algebra

What is the area of a parallelogram with a base of and a height of ?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

What is the area of a parallelogram with a base of and a height of ?

To solve this question you must know the formula for the area of a parallelogram.

The formula is

So we can plug in the side length for both base and height to yield

Perform the multiplication to arrive at the answer of .

### Example Question #2 : How To Find The Area Of A Parallelogram In Pre Algebra

What is the area of a parallelogram with a base of and a height of ?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

To solve this question you must know the formula for the area of a parallelogram.

The formula is .

So we can plug in the side length for both base and height to yield

Perform the multiplication to arrive at the answer of .

### Example Question #3 : How To Find The Area Of A Parallelogram In Pre Algebra

What is the area of a parallelogram with a base of and a height of ?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

To find the are of a parallelogram, use the equation:

Substitute the given values for base and height into the formula:

### Example Question #4 : How To Find The Area Of A Parallelogram In Pre Algebra

Find the area of a parallelogram with a height of 15 inches and a base of 10 inches.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

The formula for the area of a parallelogram is base times height, or .

A = b * h = 10 * 15 = 150

### Example Question #5 : How To Find The Area Of A Parallelogram In Pre Algebra

What is the area of a parallelogram with a base of and a height of ?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

, where B is the base and H is the height.

Plug in the given values:

### Example Question #6 : How To Find The Area Of A Parallelogram In Pre Algebra

A parallelogram has a base which is feet long and another side of feet. The height of the parallelogram is feet. What is the area of the parallelogram?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

The formula for the area of a parallelogram is:

We know that that base of this parallelogram is feet and the height is feet. Thus, by this formula we have that:

feet squared.

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