### All Intermediate Geometry Resources

## Example Questions

### Example Question #3 : Parallelograms

Find the perimeter of the parallelogram shown above.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

In order to find the perimeter of this parallelogram, apply the formula:

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The solution is:

### Example Question #4 : Parallelograms

Find the perimeter of the parallelogram shown above.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

To find the perimeter of this parallelogram, first find the length of the side: .

Since, , the side must be .

Then apply the formula:

### Example Question #1 : How To Find The Perimeter Of A Parallelogram

A parallelogram has a side length that of the length of the base. If the length of the base is , find the perimeter of the parallelogram.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Since the side is the length of the base, the side is equal to .

Then apply the formula .

The solution is:

### Example Question #2 : How To Find The Perimeter Of A Parallelogram

Find the perimeter of the parallelogram shown above.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

To solve this problem, apply the formula .

Since the length of the side is not provided in the figure, apply the formula , where , and the side of the parallelogram.

The solution is:

Thus,

### Example Question #3 : How To Find The Perimeter Of A Parallelogram

A parallelogram has a base that is times greater than the length of the side of the parallelogram. If the length of the side is , what is the perimeter of the parallelogram?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

To solve this problem, first find the . Then to find the length of the base:

Then apply the formula:

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### Example Question #4 : How To Find The Perimeter Of A Parallelogram

Find the perimeter (in inches) of a parallelogram that has a base of and a side length of .

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

To find the perimeter of the parallelogram apply the formula: . However, to find the solution with the correct unit, convert and . We can convert feet into inches because .

Thus, the solution is:

### Example Question #5 : How To Find The Perimeter Of A Parallelogram

A parallelogram has a base length of and a side length of . Find the perimeter of the parallelogram.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

To solve this problem, apply the formula: .

Since, the side length is equal to , the solution is:

### Example Question #6 : How To Find The Perimeter Of A Parallelogram

If a parallelogram has a base that is three times the length of the side, and the side length is equal to , what is the perimeter of the parallelogram in inches?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

The side length of this parallelogram is foot, which is equivalent to inches because .

Thus, the base must be .

Then, apply the formula

### Example Question #7 : How To Find The Perimeter Of A Parallelogram

If a parallelogram has a base of and a side length of , find the perimeter of the parallelogram.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

To solve this problem, apply the formula: .

Thus, the solution is: