# Area of special quadrilaterals (review)

## Interactive practice questions

Two identical trapezoids are placed to make a parallelogram.

Use the picture to answer the following questions about the area of the parallelogram and one of the trapezoids.

a

Find the area of the entire parallelogram.

b

Find the area of one of the trapezoids.

 area of trapezoid $=$= $\frac{1}{2}$12​ $\times$× area of parallelogram mm2 area of trapezoid $=$= $\frac{1}{2}\times\editable{}$12​× mm2 Fill in the value for the area of the parallelogram. area of trapezoid $=$= $\editable{}$ mm2 Complete the multiplication
Easy
Approx 2 minutes

Two identical trapezoids are used to make a rectangle.

Use the picture to answer the following questions about the area of the rectangle and one of the trapezoids.

Two identical trapezoids are placed to make a parallelogram.

Use the picture to answer the following questions about the area of the parallelogram and one of the trapezoids.

Consider the rhombus on the left.