The area of a parallelogram is equal to the area of a rectangle with dimensions 40 cm by 12 cm . If the base of the parallelogram is 16 Cm , find its height .

Asked by srutivg | 14th Feb, 2019, 06:38: PM

Expert Answer:

area of rectangle = 40 cm x 12 cm
= 480 sq.cm
 
area of rectangle = area of parallelogram
 
area of parallelogram = base x height
480 = 16 x height 
height = 30 cm

Answered by Science Mate | 15th Feb, 2019, 12:01: AM