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Around the bend (Posted on 2004-03-13) Difficulty: 2 of 5
What is the longest pole I can swing around the 90 corner of a hallway of unit width?

For the simplicity of this problem, the pole must be kept exactly horizontal, while maneuvering it.

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answer Comment 8 of 8 |
2.828 units (approximately)
  Posted by K Sengupta on 2007-05-12 13:49:22
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