# ISEE Lower Level Quantitative : How to find the area of a parallelogram

## Example Questions

### Example Question #271 : Measurement & Data

Annie has a piece of wallpaper that is  by . How much of a wall can be covered by this piece of wallpaper?

Explanation:

This problem asks us to calculate the amount of space that the wallpaper will cover. The amount of space that something covers can be described as its area. In this case area is calculated by using the formula

### Example Question #211 : Quadrilaterals

Annie has a piece of wallpaper that is  by . How much of a wall can be covered by this piece of wallpaper?

Explanation:

This problem asks us to calculate the amount of space that the wallpaper will cover. The amount of space that something covers can be described as its area. In this case area is calculated by using the formula

### Example Question #212 : Quadrilaterals

Annie has a piece of wallpaper that is  by . How much of a wall can be covered by this piece of wallpaper?

Explanation:

This problem asks us to calculate the amount of space that the wallpaper will cover. The amount of space that something covers can be described as its area. In this case area is calculated by using the formula

### Example Question #181 : How To Find The Area Of A Parallelogram

Joe has a piece of wallpaper that is  by . How much of a wall can be covered by this piece of wallpaper?

Explanation:

This problem asks us to calculate the amount of space that the wallpaper will cover. The amount of space that something covers can be described as its area. In this case area is calculated by using the formula

### Example Question #151 : Apply Area And Perimeter Formulas For Rectangles: Ccss.Math.Content.4.Md.A.3

Joe has a piece of wallpaper that is  by . How much of a wall can be covered by this piece of wallpaper?

Explanation:

This problem asks us to calculate the amount of space that the wallpaper will cover. The amount of space that something covers can be described as its area. In this case area is calculated by using the formula

### Example Question #211 : Quadrilaterals

Joe has a piece of wallpaper that is  by . How much of a wall can be covered by this piece of wallpaper?

Explanation:

This problem asks us to calculate the amount of space that the wallpaper will cover. The amount of space that something covers can be described as its area. In this case area is calculated by using the formula

### Example Question #111 : Rectangles

Joe has a piece of wallpaper that is  by . How much of a wall can be covered by this piece of wallpaper?

Explanation:

This problem asks us to calculate the amount of space that the wallpaper will cover. The amount of space that something covers can be described as its area. In this case area is calculated by using the formula

### Example Question #213 : Parallelograms

Joe has a piece of wallpaper that is  by . How much of a wall can be covered by this piece of wallpaper?

Explanation:

This problem asks us to calculate the amount of space that the wallpaper will cover. The amount of space that something covers can be described as its area. In this case area is calculated by using the formula

### Example Question #121 : How To Find The Area Of A Rectangle

Joe has a piece of wallpaper that is  by . How much of a wall can be covered by this piece of wallpaper?

Explanation:

This problem asks us to calculate the amount of space that the wallpaper will cover. The amount of space that something covers can be described as its area. In this case area is calculated by using the formula

### Example Question #11 : Solving For Area

Joe has a piece of wallpaper that is  by . How much of a wall can be covered by this piece of wallpaper?