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# Homework Help: geometry

Posted by Katie on Thursday, March 6, 2008 at 10:03pm.

A parallelogram has the area of a 507 square centimeters, and its height is 3 times its base. What are the base and height?

• geometry - drwls, Thursday, March 6, 2008 at 10:20pm

507 = b h = 3 b^2
Solve for b; then use h = 3b.

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