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penelope2

  • 3 years ago

a triangle has base 15ft and area 60ft^2 what is the height

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  1. Mertsj
    • 3 years ago
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    A= 1/2 bh Replace b with 15 and A with 60 and solve for h

  2. penelope2
    • 3 years ago
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    wait what

  3. Mertsj
    • 3 years ago
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    What is the formula for area of a triangle?

  4. penelope2
    • 3 years ago
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    umm i really dont no 60^2?

  5. Mertsj
    • 3 years ago
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    So look in your book and find out.

  6. penelope2
    • 3 years ago
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    i dont have a book this is on paper

  7. penelope2
    • 3 years ago
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    its a packet

  8. Mertsj
    • 3 years ago
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    Look at your packet and find the formula for area of a triangle.

  9. penelope2
    • 3 years ago
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    ok theirs only questions

  10. Mertsj
    • 3 years ago
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    Ok then. I will tell you again. The formula for the area of a triangle is: A= 1/2 b h

  11. Mertsj
    • 3 years ago
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    What do you suppose A stands for?

  12. penelope2
    • 3 years ago
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    1/2bh

  13. Mertsj
    • 3 years ago
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    The A stands for area b stands for base h stands for height.

  14. Mertsj
    • 3 years ago
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    Your problem says that the area is 60 so replace A in the formula with 60

  15. Mertsj
    • 3 years ago
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    You problem says that the base is 15 so replace b in the formula with 15

  16. Mertsj
    • 3 years ago
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    Now your formula says 60 = 1/2 ( 15)(h)

  17. Mertsj
    • 3 years ago
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    Solve it for h.

  18. penelope2
    • 3 years ago
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    ugg nvm ugg i dont get this

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