In this lesson, Mr. Perez teaches how to find the area of a trapezoid. He starts by explaining the formula for the area of a trapezoid and then demonstrates how to use it step by step. He also shows how to find the perimeter of the figure and reminds students to always include the units in their answers.
Learn how to find the area of a trapezoid.
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