Use the picture to answer the following questions about the area of the rectangle and the triangle.

Use this diagram of a rectangle to answer the following question.

Find the area $A$A of a triangle with height $8$8 cm and base $9$9 cm.

Outcomes

MGSE6.G.1

Find area of right triangles, other triangles, quadrilaterals, and polygons by composing into rectangles or decomposing into triangles and other shapes; apply these techniques in the context of solving real-world and mathematical problems.