Definition of Diamond
Diamond is a parallelogram with four equal sides.
More About Diamond
Another name for diamond is rhombus, so all the properties of rhombus hold true for diamond.
Example of Diamond
In the above figure, the four sides namely AB, BC, CD, DA are parallel and equal. So, ABCD is a diamond.
Video Examples: Diamond Method math LAS
Solved Example on Diamond
Ques: Find the area of a diamond with diagonals 14 cm and 12 cm.
Choices:A. 84 cm2
B. 26 cm2
C. 13 cm2
D. 64 cm2
Correct Answer: A
Step 1: Area of diamond = [Formula.]
Step 2: = × 14 × 12 [Substitute the values of d1 and d2.]
Step 3: Area of the diamond = 84 cm2