Sunday, May 20, 2012

Area of a triangle

Every triangle is half of a parallelogram. We know the formula to find the area of a parallelogram is base times height. So the formula for the area of a triangle is half the area of a parallelogram. The formula for area of a triangle is base times height divided by 2.

Formula for area of a triangle is: b x h / 2

Here's a link on area of a triangle.


  1. Great job, Jalaire! I like how you wrote all the details for us to understand more and I actually learned something from this.

  2. You should've put the definition in the text and show how to do it on the picture. But still good ;)