Originally Posted by

**badandy328**

Now this one I thought I had down but apparently I got it wrong. I know the area of a triangle is 1/2 base*height. I used this equation and got 184000sq.ft. When i did the work afterward the work cames out to be wrong so maybe you guys know what I did wrong.

6.A triangular parcel of land has sides of lengths 400 feet, 920 feet and 1197 feet.

a) What is the area of the parcel of land?

b) If land is valued at 1500 per acre (1 acre is 43,560 feet ), what is the value of the parcel of land?