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anonymous

  • one year ago

Calculate the area of triangle ABC with altitude CD, given A (6, 0), B (1, 5), C (2, 0), and D (4, 2). 5 square units 8 square units 10 square units 13 square units <-my answer Can someone tell me if my answer was right?

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  1. jdoe0001
    • one year ago
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    well. how did you get \(13 units^2\) ?

  2. jdoe0001
    • one year ago
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    or.. what did you get for the altitude? how about the base?

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    I kinds of just plugged it into the grid and guesstimated the area

  4. jdoe0001
    • one year ago
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    well... hmmm how do you find the area of a triangle?

  5. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    By using the formula but I can't remember it

  6. jdoe0001
    • one year ago
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    well.. you may want to find that in your book first then

  7. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Is it A=hbb 2

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