## anonymous one year ago medal question Two triangles share the same height of 8 inches. One triangle has a base of 6 inches and the other is 10 inches. The total area of the two triangles is _____ square inches.

1. kaitlyn_nicole

24 for one triangle, 30 for the other 54 total.

2. kaitlyn_nicole

this is the equation to finding the area: $A= \frac{ h _{b} b}{ 2 }$