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How do you find the length of the base of a triangle?
My math problem is: The area of a triangle is 33.6 inches. If the height is 4 inches what is the length of the base?

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    A = 1/2 * b * h

    33.6 = 1/2 * b * 4

    33.6 = 2b

    16.8 = b

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