## Area of Parallelograms and Trapezoids

## Formative Assessment

# Summary of the Math: Area of Parallelograms and Trapezoids

- Write a summary of what you learned about the area of parallelograms and trapezoids.

## Hint:

Check your summary:

- Do you provide the area formulas for a parallelogram and a trapezoid with explanations of what each variable represents?
- Area of a parallelogram = bh
- Area of a parallelogram = h(b1+b2)2
- Do you include sketches or written descriptions showing how you found the formulas?