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    A rectangle and a triangle are equal in area and also equal in height. If the base of the triangle is 40, what is the base of the rectangle?

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    The rectangle area is given as:


    where a is the base of the rectangle and h is its height.

    The ...

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    The base of a rectangle is found, given information aboutit area and height.