# Calculate perimeter of parallelogram

## ( Equivalent to: circumference of parallelogram )

In next fields, kindly type the dimensions of your shape in the text box under title [ Unknowns: ]. After you type your value, click "CALCULATE" button; the answer will be automatically calculated and displayed in the text box under title [ Answer: ]. Also, you will be able to animate your shape through buttons under the below figure.

## How to Calculate Perimeter Of Parallelogram

*Example: What is the perimeter of parallelogram with base = 21 units and side = 21 units?*

As;

perimeter of parallelogram = 2*(base+side)

By substituting the above given data in the previous function;

(i.e.) = 2*(21+21)

Answer is: units.

*Practice Question: Calculate perimeter of parallelogram for the following problems:*

N.B.: After working out the answer of each of the next questions, click adjacent button of see the correct answer.

( i ) base = 22 units and side = 16 units

( ii ) base = 10 units and side = 11 units

( iii ) base = 12 units and side = 24 units