31 Aug 2007

Indecisive triangle - Crack This!

Puzzle Taken From - https://www.archimedes-lab.org/

[FONT=Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif]If a = 23 units and the value of the sides of the green square is a multiple of 11, what is the area of the red scalene triangle? Hint: the area is a decimal number but is not irrational. Find the very shortest way to solve this puzzle and use only basic geometry, trigonometry is not allowed!

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Prasad Ajinkya

Prasad Ajinkya

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01 Sep 2007
632.5? I may be wrong though. I think the actual answer by my calcs comes to be an equation!!

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