Triangle A has sides of length 10, 13, and 13. Triangle B has sides of length 13, 13, and 24. What is the ratio of the area of triangle A to triangle B?

(A) 1 : 1

(B) 24 : 13

(C) 2 : 1

(D) 12 : 5

(E) 3 : 1

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Posted on Categories - GMAT Quant, Problem of the DayNo. of comments 0# Problem of the Day January 15th 2018

Triangle A has sides of length 10, 13, and 13. Triangle B has sides of length 13, 13, and 24. What is the ratio of the area of triangle A to triangle B?

(A) 1 : 1

(B) 24 : 13

(C) 2 : 1

(D) 12 : 5

(E) 3 : 1