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The first questions is why does base multiplied by height divided b two work for finding the area of a triangle

Feb 19th, 2015

To find the area of a triangle, multiply the base by the height, and then divide by 2. The division by 2 comes from the fact that a parallelogramcan be divided into 2 triangles. For example, in the diagram to the left, the area of each triangle is equal to one-half the area of the parallelogram.


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