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Optimal result (Posted on 2018-06-04) Difficulty: 2 of 5
A stick of length L is broken into n equal parts.

What is the maximal product of their lengths?

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(In reply to hmmm... (spoiler) by Charlie)

Regarding your preamble "Now that it's been posted"      I must remark  that nobody  addressed the wording while my post was reviewed  in order  to avoid errors and misundestandings.

It looked  the same as now.

I ask you now to answer for what value of n (a variable) one gets  the maximal product and what is its value.

Assume  L>1 , to avoid the problem of units, and then I will let you know what ideaI was trying to convey.

  Posted by Ady TZIDON on 2018-06-04 11:51:40
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