How Area Formulas of Triangles, Parallelograms & Trapezoids Relate


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Which of the following statements about parallelograms are true?

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1. Which of the following is the area formula for a triangle?

2. Which of the following statements describe the relationship between parallelograms, triangles, and trapezoids?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The quiz and worksheet are tools that help test your knowledge of how area formulas of triangles, parallelograms and trapezoids relate. Expect to see topics on the quiz about characteristics of parallelograms and the area formula for a triangle.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You will be tested over the following math topics:

  • The relationship between triangles, trapezoids and parallelograms
  • Finding the area of a parallelogram
  • Determining what the area is for a triangle
  • Area formula for a triangle
  • Characteristics of parallelograms

Skills Practiced

  • Problem solving - use acquired knowledge to find the area of different shapes
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained about parallelogram characteristics
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information about the relationship between parallelograms, trapezoids and triangles and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

In order to review more about these shapes, use the lesson called How Area Formulas of Triangles, Parallelograms & Trapezoids Relate. Some tasks you can complete include:

  • Determine what a trapezoid looks like
  • Recognize how to identify the base and the height of a parallelogram
  • Understand that trapezoids have two bases