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Scaling Triangle Areas

GMAT-GG4R4D

A given right triangle has the area $\cfrac{8}{\sqrt3}$.

If this triangle has an angle of $30$ degrees, what is the new area of the triangle if the length of the shortest side is doubled?

A

$8$

B

$8\sqrt{3}$

C

$4\sqrt{3}$

D

$\cfrac{64}{\sqrt3}$

E

$\cfrac{32}{\sqrt3}$