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b.l.m
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Look at the formula for the area of a triangle.
A
=
1

2
bh
Which is a solution for h?
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b.l.m Group Title
Look at the formula for the area of a triangle. A = 1  2 bh Which is a solution for h?
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vf321 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
If you want to get h all by itself, you need to make everything that is multiplied with it 1. For instance, if I want to solve for x: \[z=3x\]Multiply both sides by 1/3\[(1/3)z=(1/3)3x\]\[z/3=1x\]\[\frac{z}{3}=x\]
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b.l.m Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
okay can you show me the steps to solvin mine
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vf321 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Well I'm not going to do it for you but if you compare to mine, what will make a 1/2 become a 1?
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b.l.m Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
ooh um subtract? i suck at math excuse me if i wrong
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vf321 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
No. What multiplied with 1/2 makes 1?
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b.l.m Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
idk x*(1/2)=1
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vf321 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Ugh. no the answer was 2. 2(1/2) = 1. So in the triangle equation multiply by 2 on both sides.
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vf321 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Well, do it and show me what you get. multiply by 2 on both sides of A = 1/2 b h
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b.l.m Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
multiply by 2 with 1/2?
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vf321 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
No. multiply by 2 on both sides of the equation.
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b.l.m Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
whats the equation
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vf321 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Oh my god dude. Sorry, this is to tough to handle. I'll just give it to you, since arithmetic is too hard. \[A = bh/2\]Multiply both sides by 2. \[2A=bh2/2\]Multiply both sides by 1/b \[2A/b = bh/b\] \[2A/b = h\]
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