# The base of an isosceles triangle is 300 units and each of its equal sides is 170 units :

The base of an isosceles triangle is 300 units and each of its equal sides is 170 units. Then the area of the triangle is

(a) 9600 square units

(b) 10000 square units

(c) 12000 square units

(d) None of the above

**Answer: (c) 12000 square units**