
Probability of a Triangle
Posted:
May 29, 1996 11:45 AM


a) If a unit length segment is randomly broken at two points along its length, what is the probability that the three pieces created in this fashion will form a triangle? b) If the length is broken at a random point, and then one of the two pieces is randomly selected and broken at a random point on its length what is the probability that the three pices will form a triangle Pat Ballew Misawa, Japan Pat_Ballew@ccmail.odedodea.edu

