### All GED Math Resources

## Example Questions

### Example Question #31 : Triangles

Find the area of a triangle with a base of and a height of .

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Write the area for a triangle.

Substitute the base and height.

The answer is:

### Example Question #32 : Triangles

Find the area of a triangle with a base of 14in and a height of 9in.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

To find the area of a triangle, we will use the following formula:

where *b * is the base and *h* is the height of the triangle.

Now, we know the base of the triangle is 14in and the height is 9in. So, we can substitute. We get

### Example Question #33 : Triangles

Find the area of a triangle with a base of and a height of .

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Write the formula for a triangle.

Substitute the dimensions and find the area.

The answer is:

### Example Question #34 : Triangles

Find the area of a triangle with a base length of 6 and a height of .

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Write the area for a triangle.

Substitute the base and height into the equation.

The answer is:

### Example Question #41 : Triangles

Determine the area of the triangle if the base is 12 and the height is 20.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Write the formula for the area of a triangle.

Substitute the base and height into the equation.

The answer is:

### Example Question #42 : Triangles

Find the area of the triangle with a base of 6 and a height of 30.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Write the formula for the area of a triangle.

Substitute the base and height into the formula.

The answer is:

### Example Question #41 : Triangles

What is the area of a triangle with a length of and a height of ?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Write the formula for the area of a triangle.

Substitute the dimensions.

Expand the terms.

The answer is:

### Example Question #44 : Triangles

Determine the area of a triangle with a base of 16 and a height of 12.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Write the formula for the area of a triangle.

Substitute the base and height into the equation.

The answer is:

### Example Question #42 : Triangles

Find the area of a triangle with a base of 7in and a height of 10in.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

To find the area of a triangle, we will use the following formula:

where *b * is the base and *h* is the height of the triangle.

Now, we know the base of the triangle is 7in. We know the height of the triangle is 10in. So, we can substitute. We get

### Example Question #43 : Triangles

Find the area of a triangle with a base of 14in and a height of 8in.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

To find the area of a triangle, we will use the following formula:

where *b * is the base and *h* is the height of the triangle.

Now, we know the base of the triangle is 14in. We know the height of the triangle is 8in. So, we substitute. We get