# Basic Math Examples

Step 1

The area of a trapezoid is equal to times the height times the sum of the bases .

Step 2

Substitute the values of the height and bases ( and ) into the formula for the area of a trapezoid.

Step 3

Combine and .

Step 4

Add and .

Step 5

Step 5.1

Combine and .

Step 5.2

Multiply by .

Step 6

The result can be shown in multiple forms.

Exact Form:

Decimal Form:

Mixed Number Form: