## What are properties of a trapezoid?

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**What is the formula for trapezoidal?**

The formula that is used to find the area of a trapezoid is expressed as, Area of trapezoid = ½ (a + b) h; where a’ and ‘b’ are the bases (parallel sides) and ‘h’ is the height of the trapezoid.

**What are the rules of a right trapezoid?**

In a right trapezoid, two adjacent angles are right angles. If the trapezoid has no sides of equal measure, it is called a scalene trapezoid. A parallelogram is a trapezoid with two sets of parallel sides.

### Which property is true for all trapezoids?

Answer. The sum of angles in a trapezoid-like other quadrilateral happens to be 360°. Therefore, in a trapezoid ABCD, ∠A+∠B+∠C+∠D will be 360°. Two angles on the same side happen to be supplementary.

**How do you find two missing sides of a trapezoid?**

How do I find the missing side of a trapezoid?

- Identify which side is missing.
- Add together all the other sides and write down the result.
- Subtract that number from the perimeter. The result is the missing side’s length.

**Are opposite angles in a trapezoid congruent?**

The bases (top and bottom) of an isosceles trapezoid are parallel. Opposite sides of an isosceles trapezoid are the same length (congruent). The angles on either side of the bases are the same size/measure (congruent).

## What is the trapezoidal rule in calculus?

Trapezoidal Rule is an integration rule, in Calculus, that evaluates the area under the curves by dividing the total area into smaller trapezoids rather than using rectangles.

**How do you find the sides of a right trapezoid?**

If the bases a and b , and the slant side d are known, use the Pythagorean theorem: h = √(d² – (a – b)²) . When knowing the slant side d and the acute angle δ use: h = arcsin(δ) x d .

**What is the area by trapezoidal rule?**

Trapezoidal Rule is a rule that evaluates the area under the curves by dividing the total area into smaller trapezoids rather than using rectangles. This integration works by approximating the region under the graph of a function as a trapezoid, and it calculates the area.