Who discovered the formula for finding the area of a triangle?

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Who discovered the formula for finding the area of a triangle?
 

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was it heron? im not really sure.
 
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Some may say Heron of Alexandria, but it was actually Archimedes.
 
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Wow, point for Hazzy, good try shark, just a little late. Heron's Metrica is still the earliest known proof.

That was so fast, i'm going to post another question tomorrow afternoon.
 

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