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Topic: Maximum number of regions...
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Maximum number of regions...
Posted: Jan 11, 2007 9:33 PM
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If I choose 10 points on a circle and join each pair of points with a chord, it forms a convex 10-sided polygon together with all of its diagonals. What is the MAXIMUM number of regions formed inside the decagon by all these chords?



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