Posted by **makeeda** on Saturday, May 21, 2011 at 12:59pm.

A triangle has a base of 7 ft. and an altitude of 15 ft. Find its area to the nearest tenth.

Choose the best answer from the options below:

A 52.5 ft²

B 53.5 ft²

C 54.5 ft²

D 55.5 ft²

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**Ms. Sue**, Saturday, May 21, 2011 at 1:02pm
If you're looking for someone to do your work for you, you've come to the wrong place.

We will, though, check YOUR answers.

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**MathMate**, Sunday, May 22, 2011 at 9:31pm
Calculate the area of a triangle by

Area = (base*height)/2

You will get an area that matches one of the answers.

If you don't, post how you calculated the area, and we will help you from there.

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