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  • one year ago

what is the area of a triangle that has a height of 4 feet and a base length of 9 feet?

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  1. campbell_st
    • one year ago
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    multiply the 2 measurements then halve the answer

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    so 36

  3. triciaal
    • one year ago
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    |dw:1437510215826:dw|

  4. triciaal
    • one year ago
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    you forgot to take 1/2 of (b*h)

  5. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    so now i multiply 36 x 1/2 ?

  6. triciaal
    • one year ago
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    yes

  7. campbell_st
    • one year ago
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    yes...

  8. campbell_st
    • one year ago
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    an easy thing to remember is the area of a rectangle is base times height and a triangle is 1/2 a rectangle.... so multiply base and height then halve the answer

  9. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    18

  10. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    is that correct?

  11. campbell_st
    • one year ago
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    that's correct

  12. triciaal
    • one year ago
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    yes

  13. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    thank you!!!!

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