Algebra 1

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133500403
ISBN 13: 978-0-13350-040-0

Chapter 7 - Exponents and Exponential Functions - Cumulative Test Prep - Gridded Response - Page 470: 18


81/2 square units

Work Step by Step

The vertices of the triangle are $(-5,4), (4,4)$, and $(-2,-5)$. The side-length of the triangle is $(4--5)$, or $9$ units. One point along that side of the triangle is $(-2, 4)$. We can use this point to determine the height of the triangle. $(4--5) = 9$ $9*9/2=81/2$
Update this answer!

You can help us out by revising, improving and updating this answer.

Update this answer

After you claim an answer you’ll have 24 hours to send in a draft. An editor will review the submission and either publish your submission or provide feedback.