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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

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Area of square = 100 square inches

Area of triangle = 1/2 base * height

100 = 1/2(10h)

100 = 5h

20 = h

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