The figure below is a regular hexagon dissected into a triangle, a rhombus, and a trapezoid.

**If the area of the blue triangle is $3,$ what is the area of the red trapezoid?**

**Try this riddle:**

I am a peculiar quadrilateral. If you put 3 copies of me together, I can form an equilateral triangle. Similarly, if you put 3 copies of an equilateral triangle together, then they can form me!

**What quadrilateral am I?**

Definitions:

- parallelogram
- trapezoid
- rhombus