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The area of a triangle is 24 square inches. What is the height of the triangle if the base length is 4 inches? 6 inches 8 inches 12 inches 20 inches

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  1. anonymous
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    @Vocaloid

  2. Vocaloid
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    hint: area = (1/2)*(height)*(base)

  3. anonymous
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    so 1/2 * 24 * 4 ?

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    read the problem carefully...

  6. Vocaloid
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    area = 24 base = 4 24 = (1/2)*(4)*(height) solve for height

  7. Vocaloid
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    start by simplifying.... (1/2)*4*height = 2*height 24 = 2*height height = ?

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    4 sorry i had to go out @Vocaloid

  9. Vocaloid
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    not quite.... 24 = 2 times height divide both sides by 2

  10. anonymous
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    12 and 1 @Vocaloid

  11. anonymous
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    so is my answer 12?

  12. Vocaloid
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    right

  13. anonymous
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    thank you! :)

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