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The base length of a triangle is 12 feet and the height is 6 feet. What is the area of the triangle? CHOICES 10 square feet 12 square feet 18 square feet 36 square feet

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RWSWEET

The area of a triangle is calculated by 1/2bh [latex] \frac{1}{2}(6)(12)[/latex]=36 sq ft

Derick280

The formula to find the area of a triangle is: [latex]\sf~A=\dfrac{1}{2}bh[/latex] Plug in what we know: [latex]\sf~A=\dfrac{1}{2}(12)(6)[/latex] Multiply: [latex]\sf~A=\boxed{\sf36}[/latex]

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