# A square and an equilateral triangle have equal perimeters. If the diagonal of the square is 12 cm, then the area of the triangle is (a) 24 cm2 (b) 24cm2 (c) 48cm2 (d) 64cm2

## Question ID - 50127 :- A square and an equilateral triangle have equal perimeters. If the diagonal of the square is 12 cm, then the area of the triangle is (a) 24 cm2 (b) 24cm2 (c) 48cm2 (d) 64cm2

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Let the side of the square be  cm.

Diagonal = .

Perimeter of square = cm.

Perimeter of the equilateral triangle = 48 cm.

Each side = 16 cm.

Area of triangle =  cm2.

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