# math

what is the base of a parallelogram with the height 6and 5 eighths feet and area of 26 and a half

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1. area of ||gm = base x height

base (6 5/8) = 26.5
(53/8)base = 26.5
base = 26.5(8/53) = 4

chec:
4(6.625) = 26.5

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