A triangle is 20 in tall and 5 in wide. If it is reduced to a width of I in then how tall will it be?
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Question
A triangle is 20 in tall and 5 in wide. If it is reduced to a width of I in then how tall will it be?
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1. User Answers wegnerkolmp2741o
Answer:
The new height is 4 inches
Stepbystep explanation:
We need to divide the height and width by the same value.
The width is reduced by 5
5 inches to 1 inch is found by dividing by 5
5/5 = 1
We need to do the same to the height
20 inches / 5 = 4 inches
The new height is 4 inches