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Concepts of Similar Triangles 1

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A triangle has area $6$.

If one of the side lengths is doubled and the triangle is adjusted accordingly such that it remains similar to its original size and shape, what is half of the area of the new triangle?

A

$6$

B

$12$

C

$15$

D

$18$

E

$24$