A clock's minute hand has length 4 and its hour hand length 3.
What is the distance between the tips at the moment when it is increasing most rapidly?
(In reply to re(2): Spreadsheet solution.
Were you intending that first character to be a letter e with a grave accent? ... It's showing up that way at least on my browser, and it shows up where I had intended a theta, using that toolbar.
Posted by Charlie
on 2004-02-27 17:11:02