# area of a kite

Area of a Kite

The area of a kite is half the product of the diagonals. Note: This formula works for the area of a rhombus as well, since a rhombus is a special kind of kite. Note that the diagonals of a kite are perpendicular.

 Kited1 = long diagonal of kited2 = short diagonal of kiteArea = (½)d1d2