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7-87.

The diagonals of a rhombus are $6$ units and $8$ units long. What is the area of the rhombus? Draw a diagram and show all reasoning.

The diagonals of a rhombus are perpendicular bisectors of each other. They also bisect the angles of the rhombus. Draw a diagram with the information given.

To ''bisect'' means to divide into two equal parts. Perpendicular objects form $90°$ angles.