Elementary and Intermediate Algebra: Concepts & Applications (6th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0-32184-874-8
ISBN 13: 978-0-32184-874-1

Chapter 1 - Introduction to Algebraic Expressions - 1.1 Introduction to Algebra - 1.1 Exercise Set: 93

Answer

Yes, the area is doubled.

Work Step by Step

The area of a triangle is $\frac{1}{2}bh$. If the height is doubled the area will then be $\frac{1}{2}b(2h)= bh$. If the height is doubled then the area is also doubled.
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