# Math Help - Area of Triangle

1. ## Area of Rectangle!

Find the area of the rectangle with vertices B(8,0), T(2,-9), R(-1,-7) and C(5,2)

2. ## Re: Area of Rectangle!

Hi Christy101
Use the distance formula between two points defining one side and then another two points defining the other side.BC and BT would be a suitable pair

3. ## Re: Area of Rectangle!

Originally Posted by bjhopper
Hi Christy101
Use the distance formula between two points defining one side and then another two points defining the other side.BC and BT would be a suitable pair

Thank you!