# SOLUTION: the dimensions of triangle 2 are 4 times those of triangle 1. how many times greater is the area of triangle than the area of triangle 1?

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 Question 178896: the dimensions of triangle 2 are 4 times those of triangle 1. how many times greater is the area of triangle than the area of triangle 1?Answer by Alan3354(30993)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!the dimensions of triangle 2 are 4 times those of triangle 1. how many times greater is the area of triangle than the area of triangle 1? ----------------- 16 times. Area1 = bh/2 Area2 = 4b*4h/2 = 8bh It's a function of the square of the multiplier.