Determine the area of a parallelogram by separating the shape into its component pieces and adding the individual areas together. A parallelogram can be broken into a quadrilateral and two triangles. More » Math Geometry Shapes

To calculate the area of a parallelogram from vectors, find the cross product of the sides and vectors. The area equals the length of the cross product of two vectors. More »

To find the height of a parallelogram, use the formula "base times height equals area." Divide both sides of the equation by the base to find the height. Height is equal to the area divided by base. More »

A parallelogram is a shape that has two pairs of parallel sides. There are three different types of parallelograms: rhombus, square and rectangle. More »

The formula for the area of a parallelogram is base times height. A parallelogram is a four-sided figure in which the opposite sides are parallel to one another and have the same length and the sum of all internal angles... More » Math Geometry Shapes

To calculate the area of an irregular shape, the shape needs to be divided into regular shapes that can have their area easily calculated; the area of the regular shapes can be added up to equal the total area of the irr... More »

To find the area of a quadrilateral, find the height and width of the shape (for rectangles, squares, parallelograms and trapezoids), and then multiply the two numbers together. For rhombuses and kites, find the length o... More »