Mathematics

The area of a parallelogram is 513cm(^2) and the height is 19cm. Calculate the base.

The area of a parallelogram is 513cm(^2) and the height is 19cm. Calculate the base.

  • A.
    13.5cm
  • B.
    25cm
  • C.
    27cm
  • D.
    54cm
  • E.
    108cm
Correct Answer: Option C
Explanation

Area of parallelogram = base (times) height.

(513 = base times 19 implies base = frac{513}{19})

= 27 cm