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Hexagonal Dilemma (Posted on 2004-06-02) Difficulty: 4 of 5
A hexagon with sides of length 2, 7, 2, 11, 7, 11 is inscribed in a circle. Find the radius of the circle.

As suggested, *if* it matters, you may assume that the sides listed are given in order

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re: How Simple is it? | Comment 8 of 18 |
(In reply to How Simple is it? by Anthony)

I also hate to point out the obvious.

inscribed (from

Mathematics. To draw (one figure) within another figure so that every vertex of the enclosed figure touches the outer figure.

inscribed (from
to draw within a figure so as to touch in as many places as possible <a regular polygon inscribed in a circle>

  Posted by ThoughtProvoker on 2004-06-03 04:57:00
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