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The trapezoid area is one half sum of bases times height and the parallelogram area is base times height

If the base of the parallelogram is equal to 1/2 the sum of he trapezoid bases, they have the same area

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Q: Can a trapezoid and parallelogram have the same area?
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How are the trapezoid and a parallelogram the same?

They are not.

Is a parallelogram a trapezoid?

A trapezoid and a parallelogram are both quadrilaterals. A trapezoid has exactly two parallel faces. A parallelogram has two pairs of parallel faces. A parallelogram has the same both "top" and "bottom" size. A trapezoid has different both "top" and "bottom" size.

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