Area of a Trapezium

  • A trapezium (trapezoid) is a parallelogram which has one pair of parallel edges.
  • The parallel edges are called bases, those not parallel are legs.
  • The diagonals neither halve one another nor are perpendicular to one another.
  • The height is the perpendicular distance between the bases.

Formulas

Trapezium Area of a trapezium
  • P – perimeter
  • A – area
  • a,c – bases
  • b,d – legs
  • h – height

Calculator

Enter 3 values

a =
c =
h =

Round to decimal places

Area A =

Related Links

We will be happy to receive your suggestions and comments.
info@calculat.org
calculat.org

Our website uses cookies to provide services.

More information

You don’t like ads? Neither do we, but advertising revenue allows us to operate our website and provide free services to our visitors. Please consider disabling ad blocking on this website. Thank you.