Calculate Area of Parallelogram

To calculate area of Parallelogram, you need to know the height and breadth of a Parallelogram. You can ask user to enter height and breadth and calculate the area.


1. height: (Datatype int): to represent the height of the Parallelogram.

2. breadth: (Datatype int): to represent the breadth of Parallelogram.

3. area: (Datatype long): to store the result of the area of the Parallelogram being computed.


printf(): is used to display something on the console/screen. Format specifier %d in printf function is used to display an int variable on-screen and %ld for long. \n is used to add a new line

scanf(): is used to fetch data inputted by the user on the console/screen using the keyboard. %d in scanf is indicated that inputted text is of type int and %ld for long


Area of Parallelogram: height x breadth

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 * 7_calculate_area_of_parallelogram.c
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#include <stdio.h>
//#include <conio.h>

void main() {

    int height;
    int breadth;
	long area;

//	clrscr();

	printf(" Program to calculate Area of a Parallelogram :  \n\n");

	printf(" Enter the Length of a Parallelogram : ");
	scanf("%d", &height);
    printf("\n\n Enter the Breadth of a Parallelogram : ");
	scanf("%d", &breadth);

	area = height*breadth;

	printf("\n\n Area of Parallelogram with Height as %d and Breadth as %d  = %ld \n\n",height,breadth,area);

//	getch();

Program to calculate Area and Circumference of Circle :
Enter the radius of Circle : 5
Area of circle with radius 5 = 78.550003
Circumference of circle with radius 5 = 31.420000

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