Posted by kaiya on .
A sqaure and a triangle have equal areas.if a side of the square is 10 inches and the base of the triangle is 10,what is the height of triangle draw a diagram to solve the problem

math 
Ms. Sue,
Area of square = 100 square inches
Area of triangle = 1/2 base * height
100 = 1/2(10h)
100 = 5h
20 = h