# In an isosceles triangle, the perpendicular bisected of one leg passes thru the midpoint of the base. If the leg is 10, how long is the base?

##### 1 Answer

Mar 27, 2018

20

#### Explanation:

if the diagram i have is correct then the answer is 20.

because

in

in an isosceles triangle the perpendicular from the top to the bottom will bisect the bottom line.

as

so,

therefore, the length of the total base is