If a, b, and c are consecutive integers, find the area of the shaded region in the square below:

AnonymousConfusedGuy
Feb 21, 2018

#1**+1 **

I believe it will be a common well known right triangle 3 -4 -5

you basically have two areas 3 x 4 (because two triangles add to a 3 x 4 rectangle)

3x4 x 2 = area

Cool?

ElectricPavlov
Feb 21, 2018