# A right triangle has sides A, B, and C. Side A is the hypotenuse and side B is also a side of a rectangle. Sides A, C, and the side of the rectangle adjacent to side B have lengths of #7 #, #2 #, and #15 #, respectively. What is the rectangle's area?

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Feb 20, 2017

#### Explanation:

No matter what the shape or the size of the triangle is, the formula for the **area of the triangle** will work