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# Area of Rhombi

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Author: Leif Park Jordan
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Derive and apply the formula for finding the area of a rhombus, being sure to discuss units.

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Demonstrate how to find the length of either diagonal when given its area.

3.

Provide examples that allow practice solving for the area of a rhombus, as well as solving for either diagonal of a rhombus when given the area.

This packet should help a learner seeking to understand how to find the area of a rhombus.

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Tutorial

## Finding the Area using Base and Height

This video demonstrates how to find the area of a rhombus given its base and its height.

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## Finding the Area using the Diagonals

This video presents the more common method of finding the area of a rhombus - using the lengths of the diagonals.

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## Finding the Length of a Digonal given Area

This video explains how to find the length of a missing diagonal given the area of a rhombus.

## Practice Problems

This slideshow provides examples that allow practice solving for the area of a rhombus, as well as solving for either diagonal of a rhombus when given the area.

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