Area of a Trapezoid in Mathematics

Area of a Trapezoid the area enclosed by the 2-D figure Trapezoid. It is the total space occupied by the boundary of the trapezoid. A trapezoid is another name for a trapezium and the area of a trapezoid is easily found if the parallel side and the height of the trapezoid are given. It is calculated in square units, i.e. cm2, m2, in2, etc.