Posted by Mary on .
In a right triangle, the legs are each reduced by half. How is the area changed?
Choice  I figured 1/4
A. the new area will increase 4 times the original
B the new area will decrease 1/8 original
C. The new area will increase 8 times original
D.the new area will decrease 1/4 the original

Algebra 
Jai,
yes, you're right. :)