# Find base area of a triangle with a base of 12 meters and an altitude of 14 meters.

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### 2 Answers

We know that the area of the triangle is given by:

Area = (`1/2` ) X base X altitude

Also, given the altitude = 14

Now we will plug in the values into the equation.

==> Area = `(1/2) * 12 * 14`

==> Area = `84 m^2`

Then, the area of the triangle is 84 `m^2`

84m2