Area of a Rhombus
- Tim Brzezinski
What is the measure of the purple angle? How do we know this to be true?
Suppose, in the applet above, the segment with single-tick label has a length of 3 cm. Suppose the segment with the double-tick label has a length of 8 cm. What would the area of this entire rhombus be?
Suppose a rhombus has diagonal lengths labeled and . Write an expression for the area of this rhombus in terms of & .