Right isosceles triangle

What can be the area of a right isosceles triangle with a side length of 8 cm?

Correct answer:

S1 =  32 cm2
S2 =  16 cm2

Step-by-step explanation:

a=8 cm  S1=a a2=8 82=32 cm2
c=8 cm  c2=x2+x2  x=c/2=8/2=4 2 cm5.6569 cm  S2=x x2=5.6569 5.65692=16 cm2



We will be pleased if You send us any improvements to this math problem. Thank you!






avatar




Tips to related online calculators
Pythagorean theorem is the base for the right triangle calculator.
See also our trigonometric triangle calculator.

 
We encourage you to watch this tutorial video on this math problem: video1   video2

Related math problems and questions:

  • Isosceles trapezoid
    rr_lichobeznik Find the area of an isosceles trapezoid, if the bases are 12 cm and 20 cm, the length of the arm is 16 cm
  • Right isosceles
    right_isosceles_triangle Calculate area of the isosceles right triangle which perimeter is 26 cm.
  • Isosceles triangle
    triangles_8 Calculate area and perimeter of an isosceles triangle ABC with base AB if a = 6 cm, c = 7 cm.
  • Rhumbline
    kosodélník Find circumference and area of the rhumbline ABCD if the short side AD of which has a length of 5 cm, and the heel of the height from D leading to the AB side divides the AB side into two sections of 3 cm and 4 cm.
  • The right triangle
    rt_tr540 The right triangle ABC has a leg a = 36 cm and an area S = 540 cm2. Calculate the length of the leg b and the median t2 to side b.
  • Isosceles trapezium
    rr_lichobeznik_2 Calculate the area of an isosceles trapezium ABCD if a = 10cm, b = 5cm, c = 4cm.
  • Base of an isosceles triangle
    rr_triangle3 Calculate the size of the base of an isosceles triangle, the height is 5 cm and the length of the arm is 6.5 cm. What is the perimeter of this triangle?
  • Squares above sides
    pataVysky Two squares are constructed on two sides of the ABC triangle. The square area above the BC side is 25 cm2. The height vc to the side AB is 3 cm long. The heel P of height vc divides the AB side in a 2: 1 ratio. The AC side is longer than the BC side. Calc
  • Isosceles trapezoid
    lichobeznik_mo_z8_5 What is the height of an isosceles trapezoid, the base of which has a length of 11 cm and 8 cm and whose legs measure 2.5 cm?
  • Diamond diagonals
    kosostvorec Calculate the diamonds' diagonals lengths if the diamond area is 156 cm square, and the side length is 13 cm.
  • Side and diagonal
    rectangle_1 Find the circumference and the area of the rectangle if given: side a = 8 cm diagonal u = 10 cm.
  • Diagonals
    koso_uhlopricky Given a rhombus ABCD with a diagonalsl length of 8 cm and 12 cm. Calculate the side length and content of the rhombus.
  • Equilateral triangle
    rs_triangle_1 The equilateral triangle has a 23 cm long side. Calculate its content area.
  • Isosceles trapezoid
    lich_2 The old father decided to change the top plate of an isosceles-like trapezoid with the basic dimensions of 120 cm and 60 cm, and the shoulder is 50 centimeters long. How much does it pay for a new plate and a square meter worth 17 euros?
  • Area of iso-trap
    diagons-of-an-isosceles-trapezoid Find the area of an isosceles trapezoid if the lengths of its bases are 16 cm and 30 cm, and the diagonals are perpendicular to each other.
  • Right triangle
    right_triangles Calculate the missing side b and interior angles, perimeter, and area of ​​a right triangle if a=10 cm and hypotenuse c = 16 cm.
  • Isosceles triangle 9
    iso_triangle Given an isosceles triangle ABC where AB= AC. The perimeter is 64cm, and the altitude is 24cm. Find the area of the isosceles triangle.