Question 36

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waecmaths question: 

In the diagram, MOPQ is a trapezium with $QP\parallel MO,$$MQ\parallel NP$$NQ\parallel OP$. $\left| OP \right|=9cm$and the height of $\vartriangle QNP=6cm$. Calculate the area of the trapezium

Option A: 

96cm2

Option B: 

90cm2

Option C: 

81cm2

Option D: 

27cm2

waecmaths solution: 

$Area=\tfrac{1}{2}(a+b)h=\tfrac{1}{2}(9+18)\times 6=81c{{m}^{2}}$

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