### All ISEE Lower Level Math Resources

## Example Questions

### Example Question #1 : Plane Geometry

Find the area of the parallelogram:

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

What is the area of the parallelogram ABCD?

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A parallelogram's area is found by multiplying its height by the base. The height of the parallelogram *is **not* the side. It is the line that makes a right angle with the base. Therefore, the area of this parallelogram is:

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

What is the area of parallelogram ABCD?

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A parallelogram's area is found by multiplying its height by the base. The height of the parallelogram *is **not* the side. It is the line that makes a right angle with the base. Therefore, the area of this parallelogram is:

### Example Question #1 : Plane Geometry

A parallelogram measures along its base and is high. Calculate the area.

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The formula to calucate a parallelogram's area is:

You calculate the parallelogram's area by multiplying its base by its height. Therefore,

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

A parallelogram measures along its base and is high. Calculate the area.

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The formula to calucate a parallelogram's area is:

You calculate the parallelogram's area by multiplying its base by its height. Therefore,

### Example Question #2 : Plane Geometry

Find the area of a parallelogram whose height is and base is .

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To solve, simply use the formula for the area of a parallelogram. Thus,

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

What is the area of a parallelogram if the base is , the other side is , and the height is ?

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The area of a parallelogram is so the answer would be .

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

Find the area of the given parallelogram:

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Find the area of the given parallelogram:

To find the area of a parallelogram, simply do the following:

Where b is the base, and h is the height. Note that the height is the length of the perpendicular line connecting both bases. In this case, our height is 12mi and our base is 144 miles.

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

Find the area of the given parallelogram:

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Find the area of the given parallelogram:

To find the area of a parallelogram, simply use the following formula for area of a parallelogram:

Where b is the base, and h is the height. Note that the height is the length of the perpendicular line connecting both bases. In this case, our height is 12 mi and our base is 144 mi.

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