Answer B: 12.75 ft^2

# What is the area of an equilateral triangle that has sides of 2 yards and a height of 4.25 feet? A) 4.25 ft^2 b) 12.75 ft^2 c) 8.5 yd^2 d) 25.5 ft^2

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A triangle with a base of 2 yards and a height of 4.25 ft will have an area of

(1/2)*(6 ft)*(4.25 ft) = 12.75 ft^2.

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**equilateral**triangle with sides of 2 yards will have**a height of 5.20 feet**. It will have an**area of 15.59 ft^2**≈ (1/2)*(6 ft)*(5.196 ft).A triangle with a base of 2 yards and a height of 4.25 ft will have an area of

(1/2)*(6 ft)*(4.25 ft) = 12.75 ft^2.

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Respectfully ask your teacher to get a new math textbook next year. The one you are using is not doing you any favors.