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find the area of a triangle where sides are 25, 25 and 14

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Isoceles triangle because two sides are equal
find altitude from 14 base
7^2 + h^2 = 25^2
h^2 = 625 - 49
h = 24
base = 14
altitude = 24
area = (1/2)(14)(24)

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