The adjacent sides of a parrallelogram are 12 CM and 6 CM.  The height corresponding to side is 8 CM.  Find the area and altitude corresponding to the base 

Asked by pradeepsri17 | 23rd Jan, 2019, 08:10: PM

Expert Answer:

The height corresponding to side is 8 CM, that means height/altitude of this parallelolgram is 8cm.
Let 12 cm side be the base of this parallelolgram, thus area of the parallelogram is product of base and height.
area of the parallelogram = 12 x 8 = 96 cm2

Answered by Science Mate | 24th Jan, 2019, 03:01: AM