penelope2
a triangle has base 15ft and area 60ft^2 what is the height



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Mertsj
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A= 1/2 bh
Replace b with 15 and A with 60 and solve for h

penelope2
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wait what

Mertsj
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What is the formula for area of a triangle?

penelope2
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umm i really dont no 60^2?

Mertsj
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So look in your book and find out.

penelope2
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i dont have a book
this is on paper

penelope2
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its a packet

Mertsj
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Look at your packet and find the formula for area of a triangle.

penelope2
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ok theirs only questions

Mertsj
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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

Mertsj
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What do you suppose A stands for?

penelope2
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1/2bh

Mertsj
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The A stands for area
b stands for base
h stands for height.

Mertsj
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Your problem says that the area is 60 so replace A in the formula with 60

Mertsj
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You problem says that the base is 15 so replace b in the formula with 15

Mertsj
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Now your formula says 60 = 1/2 ( 15)(h)

Mertsj
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Solve it for h.

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ugg nvm ugg i dont get this