# Height of a Scalene Triangle Calculator

In geometry, altitude or height of a triangle is a perpendicular line that extends from one triangle vertex to the opposite side. In a scalene triangle, the three sides have three different lengths. No sides and no angles are equal. Find the height of a scalene triangle using this simple online calculator.

## Scalene Triangle Altitude Calculation

In geometry, altitude or height of a triangle is a perpendicular line that extends from one triangle vertex to the opposite side. In a scalene triangle, the three sides have three different lengths. No sides and no angles are equal. Find the height of a scalene triangle using this simple online calculator.

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#### Example

**A scalene triangle with base length as 5 and area as 15 m**^{2} has an altitude of

= (2x15) / 5

=6 m is the height.