# The area of the parallelogram is 150 sq. in. What is the perimeter given the height is 6 and the base is 4x-3?

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Oct 26, 2016

The formula for area of a parallelogram is

So, the base measures

Let's draw a diagram.

So, we need to find

By pythagorean theorem:

The perimeter is simple to find now:

Hopefully this helps!