Area of a Triangle (Discovery)
- Tim Brzezinski
What LARGER FIGURE was formed when the slider reached its end? How do we know this to be true?
How does the area of the original triangle compare with the area of this LARGER FIGURE?
How do we find the area of this LARGER FIGURE? What is the formula we use to find it?
Given your responses to (2) & (3), write a formula that gives the area of JUST ONE of these congruent triangles.