Isosceles triangle 10

In an isosceles triangle, the equal sides are 2/3 of the length of the base. Determine the measure of the base angles.

Correct result:

B =  41.4096 °

Solution:

a=c=23b cosB=b/2a cosB=b/223b cosB=1/223  B1=arccos(1/22/3)0.7227 rad  B=B1=B1 180π=0.7227 180π=41.41=41.4096=412435"

Try calculation via our triangle calculator.




We would be pleased if you find an error in the word problem, spelling mistakes, or inaccuracies and send it to us. Thank you!






Showing 0 comments:
avatar




Tips to related online calculators
See also our right triangle calculator.
See also our trigonometric triangle calculator.

 
We encourage you to watch this tutorial video on this math problem: video1

Next similar math problems:

  • Right triangle
    rt_A Calculate the length of the remaining two sides and the angles in the rectangular triangle ABC if a = 10 cm, angle alpha = 18°40'.
  • Ratio iso triangle
    iso_triangle_2 The ratio of the sides of an isosceles triangle is 7:6:7 Find the base angle to the nearest answer correct to 3 significant figure.
  • Roof angle
    rr_triangle3 The roof of the house has the shape of an isosceles triangle with arms 4 m long and the size of the base 6 m. How big an angle alpha does its roof make?
  • Right triangle
    rt_triangle It is given a right triangle angle alpha of 90 degrees beta angle of 55 degrees c = 10 cm use Pythagorean theorem to calculate sides a and b
  • Tree
    stromcek_1 Between points A and B is 50m. From A we see a tree at an angle 18°. From point B we see the tree in three times bigger angle. How tall is a tree?
  • Largest angle of the triangle
    obtuse_triangle Calculate the largest angle of the triangle whose sides have the sizes: 2a, 3/2a, 3a
  • Right
    r_triangle_1 Determine angles of the right triangle with the hypotenuse c and legs a, b, if: ?
  • Elevation angles
    mountain From the endpoints of the base 240 m long and inclined at an angle of 18° 15 ', the top of the mountain can be seen at elevation angles of 43° and 51°. How high is the mountain?
  • Children playground
    lich_5 The playground has the shape of a trapezoid, the parallel sides have a length of 36 m and 21 m, the remaining two sides are 14 m long and 16 m long. Determine the size of the inner trapezoid angles.
  • Power line pole
    pole From point A, the power line pole is seen at an angle of 18 degrees. From point B to which we get when going from point A 30m away from the column at an angle of 10 degrees. Find the height of the power pole.
  • Right angled triangle 3
    right_triangle_3 Side b = 1.5, hypotenuse angle A = 70 degrees, Angle B = 20 degrees. Find its unknown sides length.
  • Right triangle trigonometrics
    triangle2 Calculate the size of the remaining sides and angles of a right triangle ABC if it is given: b = 10 cm; c = 20 cm; angle alpha = 60° and the angle beta = 30° (use the Pythagorean theorem and functions sine, cosine, tangent, cotangent)
  • Fighter
    vyskovy uhol A military fighter flies at an altitude of 10 km. From the ground position, it was aimed at an altitude angle of 23° and 12 seconds later at an altitude angle of 27°. Calculate the speed of the fighter in km/h.
  • Isosceles triangle
    rr_triangle2_1 Calculate the size of the interior angles and the length of the base of the isosceles triangle if the length of the arm is 17 cm and the height to the base is 12 cm.
  • Tetrahedral pyramid
    ihlan Determine the surface of a regular tetrahedral pyramid when its volume is V = 120 and the angle of the sidewall with the base plane is α = 42° 30´.
  • The bases
    rr_lichobeznik The bases of the isosceles trapezoid ABCD have lengths of 10 cm and 6 cm. Its arms form an angle α = 50˚ with a longer base. Calculate the circumference and content of the ABCD trapezoid.
  • Right triangle eq2
    rt_triangle_1 Find the lengths of the sides and the angles in the right triangle. Given area S = 210 and perimeter o = 70.