# Geometry

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the legs of an isosceles triangle have lengths 2x+4 and x-8 the base has length 5x-2 whats the lenght of base

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since the triangle is isosceles, we know that the legs have the same length:

2x+4 = x-8
x=-12

base = 5x-2 = -62

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