# A triangle has sides A, B, and C. The angle between sides A and B is #pi/3# and the angle between sides B and C is #pi/12#. If side B has a length of 1, what is the area of the triangle?

##### 1 Answer

Jan 19, 2016

#### Explanation:

The area of a triangle

In this case the base

If we name the two portions of the base on either side of the perpendicular

We then use the trigonometric relations

We now have three equations and three unknowns so we can solve to find