How to Find the Area of an Isosceles Trapezoid?

Answer An isosceles trapezoid is a quadrilateral shape with parallel top and bottom bases and two diagonal side legs of equal length. The base angles have the same measure and opposite angles are suppleme... Read More »

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How to Calculate the Area of a Trapezoid?

A trapezoid is a type of quadrilateral. It is unique in that its two parallel sides are not the same length. This means that they both qualify as a "base".

How to Calculate Area of a Trapezoid?

The trapezoid (known in Great Britain as a trapezium) is a four-sided polygon, or quadrilateral, whose key feature is a set of opposite sides that are parallel to one another. Because the other two... Read More »

How to Find the Height of a Trapezoid?

TrapezoidA trapezoid is a four sided shape with two parallel sides. If you want to figure out the area of a trapezoid you need to find the height.

How to Find the Midsegment of a Trapezoid?

A trapezoid has two parallel sides, known as bases, and two nonparallel sides, known as legs. The median or midsegment of a trapezoid is the line segment that joins the midpoints of the legs and is... Read More »