# What is the area of a triangle with a base of 25 feet and a height of 8 feet?

Jun 20, 2015

Area color(red)(= 100feet^2

#### Explanation:

Area of a triangle when base and height are provided:

area =color(red)((1/2) base . height

$H e i g h t = 8 f e e t$
$b a s e = 25 f e e t$

$a r e a = \left(\frac{1}{2}\right) . 8. 25$
area = $25. 4$
color(red)(= 100feet^2