### All ISEE Lower Level Quantitative Resources

## Example Questions

### Example Question #1 : Triangles

What is the area of a triangle with a base of 8 and a height of 3?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

The area of a triangle is . We know that our base is 8 and our height is 3.

In this case, the equation is . Now we can solve this equation.

### Example Question #132 : Geometry

What is the area of a triangle that has a base of 7 and a height of 10?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

To find the area of a triangle, we use . We know the height of the triangle is 10 and the base is 7.

### Example Question #401 : Isee Lower Level (Grades 5 6) Quantitative Reasoning

What is the area of a triangle with a base of 7cm and a height of 4cm?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Use the formula for the area of a triangle

to solve this problem. Plug in and you get .

### Example Question #401 : Isee Lower Level (Grades 5 6) Quantitative Reasoning

The height of a triangle is ft. The base is ft. What is the area of the triangle?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

The formula for finding the area of a triangle is . Multiply the base times the height first. . Then, either multiply , or simply divide . Therefore the answer is .

### Example Question #71 : Plane Geometry

A right triangle has a base of 4 and a height of 7.

What is the triangle's area?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

An area of a triangle is

In this case

### Example Question #131 : Geometry

If the base of a triangle is 12 cm, and the height of the triangle is 4 cm, what is the total area of the triangle?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

First, you must remember the formula for the area of a triangle .

Plug in the given values: .

Multiply to get 24. Since this is area, the units must be sqaured. Therefore, your final answer is .