1. ## triangle ?

could not solve this on my exam

Thanks

1. Find the value of x , which makes the area of this triangle equal 72 .
• A. x=10.5
• B. x=6
• C. x=4.6875
• D. x=9.375

2. triangle

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2. ## Re: triangle ?

Area of Triangle = ½ * Base * Height = 72 units^2

You have the Base.
You have four (4) tries for a height.
Which try gives 72?

3. ## Re: triangle ?

Originally Posted by yorkmanz
could not solve this on my exam
Can you solve $\frac{1}{2}(8)(2x-3)=72~?$