Q. 54.4( 330 Votes )

A rhombus shaped field has green grass for 18 cows to graze. If each side of the rhombus is 30 m and its longer diagonal is 48 m, how much area of grass field will each cow be getting?

Answer :

 Diagonals divide the rhombus ABCD into two congruent triangles of equal area.

Semi perimeter of = 54 m

Using Heron’s formula,

Area of =


= 432 m2

Area of field = 2 x area of

= 864 m2


Area of grass field which each cow will be getting = = 48 m2

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