Posted by **Taylor Leigh** on Monday, April 23, 2012 at 6:26pm.

A right triangle has a base measuring 5 centimeters & a height of 12 centimeters. By what amount will the area of this triangle increase if both the base length & the height are tripled?

Answers:

a.) 240 square centimeters

b.) 270 square centimeters

c.) 480 square centimeters

d.) 540 square centimeters

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