# Geometry: Median of a Trapezoid Theorem

*If you haven’t done so, check out the video that goes over this exact problem, also please don’t forget to subscribe!  Step 1:  Let’s apply the Median of a Trapezoid Theorem to this question!  A little rusty?  No problem, check out the Theorem below.

Median of a Trapezoid Theorem: The median of a trapezoid is equal to the sum of both bases. Step 2: Now that we found the value of x , we can plug it back into the equation for median,  to find the value of median  Want more practice?  Your wish is my command! Check out the practice problems below:

Practice Questions:

1. is the median of trapezoid ABCDEF, find the value of the median, given the following: 2. is the median of trapezoid ACTIVE, find the value of the median, given the following: 3. is the median of  trapezoid DRAGON, find the value of the median, given the following: 4. is the median of trapezoid MATRIX, find the value of the median, given the following: Solutions: Need more of an explanation?  Check out the detailedand practice problems. Happy calculating! 🙂