Area of a triangle

Area A =
1 / 2
x b x h =
b x h / 2

CB = base = b
h = height

Example

ABC is a triangle with a base b = 5 cm and a height h = 2 cm
Area A of a triangle ABC =
b x h / 2
=
5 x 2 / 2
= 5 cm²

Calculate the area of a triangle

Base
Height
Area of the triangle