The height of parallelogram is one-third of its base. If the area is 108 cm square, find the base and height.

Asked by madhuri1967doc | 17th Sep, 2018, 03:32: PM

Expert Answer:

 

The height of parallelogram is one-third of its base. If the area is 108 cm square, find the base and heigh

Let,
the base of the Parallelogram = x cm
heightbegin mathsize 16px style 1 third straight x end style 
Area of a Parallelogram = base × height 
108 = x ×begin mathsize 16px style 1 third straight x end style x  
 x2 = 108 × 3 = 324
Therefore x = 18
base = x = 18 cm
height = 6 cm

Answered by Yasmeen Khan | 17th Sep, 2018, 05:30: PM

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