# Thread: find the area using calculus

1. ## find the area using calculus

I am told to find the area using calculus. The triangle is on the graph with points (0,0), (12,0), and the line y=1/2x
Thanks

2. Originally Posted by mandy123
I am told to find the area using calculus. The triangle is on the graph with points (0,0), (12,0), and the line y=1/2x
Thanks
$A = \int_0^{12} \frac{x}{2} \, dx$