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from a pyramid

Area of a trapezoid = 0.5*(sum of parallel sides)*height

The formula for the area of a trapezoid is A = 1/2 (b1 + b2)/h where b1 is the upper base of the trapezoid , b2 is the lower base of the trapezoid and h is the height of the trapezoid. Since a triangle has only one base , replace either b1 or b2 with zero. Thus the area of a triangle is A = 1/2bh

Area of a trapezoid = 0.5*(sum of parallel sides)*height

Area of a trapezoid: 0.5*(sum of its parallel sides)*height

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Area of a trapezoid = 0.5*(sum of parallel sides)*height

from a pyramid

Area of a trapezoid = 0.5*(sum of parallel sides)*height

The formula for the area of a trapezoid is A = 1/2 (b1 + b2)/h where b1 is the upper base of the trapezoid , b2 is the lower base of the trapezoid and h is the height of the trapezoid. Since a triangle has only one base , replace either b1 or b2 with zero. Thus the area of a triangle is A = 1/2bh

Area of a trapezoid = 0.5*(sum of parallel sides)*height

Area of a trapezoid: 0.5*(sum of its parallel sides)*height

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Area = 0.5*(sum of parallel sides)*height

If the lengths of the bases are also given then rearrange the area of the trapezoid formula so that the height is the subject.

Do you mean the area of a trapezoid if so then the formula is:- Area measured in square units = 0.5*(sum of the parallel sides)*height

Area of a trapezoid = (1/2) x (height) x (length of the base + length of the top)

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