### All SSAT Upper Level Math Resources

## Example Questions

### Example Question #1 : How To Find The Height Of An Acute / Obtuse Triangle

The area of a triangle is , and the base of the triangle is . What is the height for this triangle?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Use the formula to find the area of a triangle.

Now, plug in the values for the area and the base to solve for height .

The height of the triangle is .

### Example Question #2 : How To Find The Height Of An Acute / Obtuse Triangle

A triangle has an area of and a base of . In meters, find the height.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Use the formula to find the area of a triangle.

Now, plug in the values for the area and the base to solve for height .

The height of the triangle is meters.

### Example Question #3 : How To Find The Height Of An Acute / Obtuse Triangle

A triangle has an area of and a base of . Find the height.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Use the formula to find the area of a triangle.

Now, plug in the values for the area and the base to solve for height .

The height of the triangle is .

### Example Question #4 : How To Find The Height Of An Acute / Obtuse Triangle

A triangle has an area of and a base of . Find the height.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Use the formula to find the area of a triangle.

Now, plug in the values for the area and the base to solve for height .

The height of the triangle is .

### Example Question #5 : How To Find The Height Of An Acute / Obtuse Triangle

A triangle has an area of and a base of . Find the height.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Use the formula to find the area of a triangle.

Now, plug in the values for the area and the base to solve for height .

The height of the triangle is .

### Example Question #6 : How To Find The Height Of An Acute / Obtuse Triangle

A triangle has an area of and a base of . Find the height.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Use the formula to find the area of a triangle.

Now, plug in the values for the area and the base to solve for height .

The height of the triangle is .

### Example Question #7 : How To Find The Height Of An Acute / Obtuse Triangle

A triangle has an area of and a base of . In terms of , find the height.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Use the formula to find the area of a triangle.

Now, plug in the values for the area and the base to solve for height .

The height of the triangle is .

### Example Question #8 : How To Find The Height Of An Acute / Obtuse Triangle

A triangle has an area of and a base of . In terms of , find the height.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Use the formula to find the area of a triangle.

Now, plug in the values for the area and the base to solve for height .

The height of the triangle is .

### Example Question #9 : How To Find The Height Of An Acute / Obtuse Triangle

A triangle has an area of and a base of . What is the height?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Use the formula to find the area of a triangle.

Now, plug in the values for the area and the base to solve for height .

The height of the triangle is .

### Example Question #1 : How To Find The Height Of An Acute / Obtuse Triangle

A triangle has an area of and a base of . Find the height.

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

Use the formula to find the area of a triangle.

Now, plug in the values for the area and the base to solve for height .

The height of the triangle is .

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