# A triangle has sides A, B, and C. Sides A and B have lengths of 5 and 5, respectively. The angle between A and C is #(5pi)/24# and the angle between B and C is # (pi)/24#. What is the area of the triangle?

##### 1 Answer

Aug 12, 2017

No such triangle exists. Please see the explanation.

#### Explanation:

I shall use the notation where the lengths of the sides are in lower case letters and the angles opposite the sides are in the corresponding upper case letter.

The phrase "Sides A and B have lengths of 5 and 5" gives us this information:

The phrase "The angle between A and C is

The phrase "the angle between B and C is

This cannot be! Because