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construction of triangle of given perimeter, given point and angle
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Re: construction of triangle of given perimeter, given point and angle
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Nov 11, 1997 5:24 PM


Joshua 
Thanks for the stimulating puzzle.
>Given triangle ABC, find points X and Y on AB and AC such that >BX = XY = YC.
Here is a hint in the form of a question: What is the relationship between angle BCX and ABC?
mjt
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