# How do you calculate the height of an isosceles triangle?

See below explanation for formula:

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To calculate the height of an isosceles triangle, you can use the formula:

[ \text{Height} = \sqrt{a^2 - \left(\frac{b}{2}\right)^2} ]

where ( a ) is the length of one of the equal sides (the base of the triangle) and ( b ) is the length of the other side.

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