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Guy Jacobson

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Poker Table Puzzle
Posted: Mar 30, 1993 2:28 PM
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An interesting puzzle from the real world:

My friend Andrew has a standard 4' by 8' rectangular piece of plywood,
he would like to make into the top of a circular table by cutting out two
identical semicircles. How large a table can Andrew make?

-- Guy
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