Date: Nov 11, 1997 5:24 PM
Author: Michael Thwaites
Subject: Re: construction of triangle of given perimeter, given point and<br> angle
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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