For example: A triangle has a height of 3 inches and a base of 5 inches. What is the area of the triangle?

**Solution:**

A = ½*bh

A = ½*5*3

A = 15/2

A = 7.5

Therefore, the area of the triangle is 7.5 square inches.

For example: A triangle has a height of 3 inches and a base of 5 inches. What is the area of the triangle?

**Solution:**

A = ½*bh

A = ½*5*3

A = 15/2

A = 7.5

Therefore, the area of the triangle is 7.5 square inches.

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Grade 6

Geometry

6.G.A.1

In 6th Grade geometry, students learn the fundamental concept of how to find the area of triangles. 6th graders should know the formula for finding the area of a triangle is 1/2(base × height). For the practice of this concept, teachers can provide the student "Find Area of a Triangle Worksheet”. By providing this worksheet, teachers can help their students develop a better understanding and can remove misconceptions related to the topic.