# Investigating Properties of Trapezoids

Students investigate properties of trapezoids. In this properties of trapezoids instructional activity, students construct a trapezoid three different ways. Students derive the area formula for a triangle from the area formula for a trapezoid. Students make tessellations using trapezoids.

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