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We know the length of base of the triangle, AB=3. We just need to figure out the length of altitude from C on AB, (y-0)

Basically question stem is what is the value of y

Statement 1 gives value of y
sufficient

Statement 2 gives value of x

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In the figure above, point C lies on a horizontal line that is parallel to the x-axis. What is the area of \(\triangle{ABC}\)?

(1) y = 4
(2) x = 6


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We know the length of base of the triangle, AB=3. We just need to figure out the length of altitude from C on AB, (y-0)

Basically question stem is what is the value of y

Statement 1 gives value of x
Insufficient

Statement 2 gives value of y

Sufficient



Bunuel wrote:
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In the figure above, point C lies on a horizontal line that is parallel to the x-axis. What is the area of \(\triangle{ABC}\)?

(1) y = 4
(2) x = 6


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y=4
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In the figure above, point C lies on a horizontal line that is parallel to the x-axis. What is the area of \(\triangle{ABC}\)?

(1) y = 4
(2) x = 6


Area ABC: base•height/2 = 3•y/2

(1) y = 4 sufic

(2) x = 6 insufic

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