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    Working out height of a isosceles triangle

    How can you do this if you are only given the area? Is it possible?
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    Quote Originally Posted by jgv115 View Post
    How can you do this if you are only given the area? Is it possible?
    You can't. No.

    (Post the entire question, exactly as it is written).
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    I was just thinking about it so it's not exactly a question.

    I thought there would be a way because when I discovered this forums I found out about all these different types of "harder" maths. I thought to myself.. "anything is possible with maths".

    ok well. This thread can be closed or whatever
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    Your question is a bit like:
    the product of 2 numbers is 100; what are the 2 numbers?
    1,100
    2,50
    4,25
    5,20
    10,10
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    Well it's not really like that when the area becomes an irrational number....
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