# What is the area of these two figures?

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A rectangle with a length of 8 has the same area as a trapezoid. One base of the trapezoid is 3 and the other base is three times the height of the rectangle. The height of the trapezoid is two thirds of the height of the rectangle.

A rectangle with a length of 8 has the same area as a trapezoid. One base of the trapezoid is 3 and the other base is three times the height of the rectangle. The height of the trapezoid is two thirds of the height of the rectangle.

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Mar 7, 2017

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