## How to Calculate the Area of a Triangle Part 2

We continue our discussion on how to find the area of a triangle. In the **previous post**, we have learned where the formula for the area of a triangle came from. We have studied that a triangle with area , base and height is

We continue our discussion with the third example in this series.

**Example 3**

What is the base of a height 7 and area 8.75 square centimeters?

*Solution*

Multiplying both sides by 2, we have » Read more