# How do you use Heron's formula to find the area of a triangle with sides of lengths #6 #, #5 #, and #8 #?

##### 1 Answer

Jan 22, 2016

Area = 14.98 square units

#### Explanation:

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First we would find S which is the sum of the 3 sides divided by 2.

Then use Heron's Equation to calculate the area.