Derive and apply the formula for finding the area of a trapezoid, being sure to discuss units.
Demonstrate how to find the length of either base or the height of a trapezoid when given its area.
Provide examples that allow practice solving for the area of a trapezoid, as well as solving for the height or base of a trapezoid when given the area.
This packet should help a learner seeking to understand how to find the area of a trapezoid.
This video explains how to find the area of a trapezoid.
This video demonstrates how to find the length of either base or the height of a trapezoid when given its area.