## Algebra 1

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. $(4--5) = 9$ $9*9/2=81/2$