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Lesson 1: Areas of parallelograms

# Finding height of a parallelogram

In this lesson, we learned that the area of a parallelogram equals the base times the height. Given an area of 24 units and a base of 6 units, we used this formula to find the missing height. The answer was 4 units. Isn't math fun?

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• What app are you using to draw and solve this equation
• He is using SmoothDraw 3 application and uses Wacom Bamboo Tablet (a device like a mouse that u can use to write. It's like writing on paper) to write in the application
• This is soooooo boring maybe if there is some no math and more games like coolmathgames
• Cool Math Games isn't really math. It is just games. The math involved in the game is extremely limited.
• the height to the first point is actually 5...i think it is at least.......................................
• Im not so sure about that. life is a nightmare
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A hat dog
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• 123491356
• hey can you you guys make more videos so that we can understand more