SOLUTION: A trapezoid has an area of 493 meters squared, a height of 17m, and a base of 22m. Find the length of the other base. Show all work to receive credit.

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Geometry Word Problems Question 312924: A trapezoid has an area of 493 meters squared, a height of 17m, and a base of 22m. Find the length of the other base. Show all work to receive credit.Answer by stanbon(57377)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!A trapezoid has an area of 493 meters squared, a height of 17m, and a base of 22m. Find the length of the other base. Show all work to receive credit. -------------------- Area = (1/2)h(b1+b2) 493 = (1/2)*17(22 + x) --- 984 = 17(22+x) 22+x = 57.88 x = 35.88 ================== Cheers, Stan H. ==================