# An isosceles triangle has sides A, B, and C, such that sides A and B have the same length. Side C has a length of #16 # and the triangle has an area of #112 #. What are the lengths of sides A and B?

##### 1 Answer

Jun 20, 2016

Sides

#### Explanation:

From the given area

Now we can use the Pythagorean theorem to calculate the length of the equal sides: