1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data 2. Relevant equations A= l x w (area for a rectangle. 3. The attempt at a solution I will have to find the area of 1 halve of the roof, since there parallel I only have to find one side. So I know the height is 2 and I also know that the base of the rectangle is 8. I tried to find out but had no luck. So my only problem is how do I find the other side of the rectangle?