Posted by **Colin** on Wednesday, February 10, 2010 at 5:41pm.

The area A of a triangle is given by the formula A=1/2bh If the base of the triangle with height 12 inches is doubled, its area will be increased by 48 square inches. Find the base of the orignial triangle.

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