Posted by **Shaniqua** on Thursday, September 23, 2010 at 7:26pm.

The area (A) of any triangle is half the product of its base (b) and the height (h). If the base of a triangle is 16mm and it's height is 3mm, what is the area?

- 10th grade -
**Lynnette**, Thursday, September 23, 2010 at 7:30pm
Hi, All you do is multiple the fraction 1/2 by 16 and then by 3. You should get 24mm

- 10th grade -
**Ms. Sue**, Thursday, September 23, 2010 at 7:32pm
24 square mm

- 10th grade -
**Lynnette**, Thursday, September 23, 2010 at 7:43pm
oops! I stand corrected! 24 mm squared is correct!

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