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FIGURE it out ! (Posted on 2004-09-10) Difficulty: 4 of 5
  1. With an unlimited supply of toothpicks of n different colors, how many different triangles can be formed on a flat surface, using three toothpicks for the sides of each triangle?
    (Reflections are considered different, but rotations are not.)

  2. How many different squares?

No Solution Yet Submitted by SilverKnight    
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  Subject Author Date
SolutionSolution for three toothpicks to a sideDej Mar2008-03-05 10:53:52
Some Thoughtsre: solutionDej Mar2008-03-04 10:41:43
re(2): My take - correctionTristan2004-09-10 23:44:31
re: My takeRichard2004-09-10 23:11:18
SolutionMy takeTristan2004-09-10 20:44:12
re: solution -- numbersCharlie2004-09-10 16:55:57
Solutionre: Solution for Squares - Correctnikki2004-09-10 16:45:14
re: Solution for SquaresCharlie2004-09-10 16:44:33
Solutionre: Solution for Triangles - oops =)nikki2004-09-10 15:22:47
SolutionSolution for Squaresnikki2004-09-10 15:20:44
SolutionsolutionCharlie2004-09-10 15:08:51
SolutionSolution for Trianglesnikki2004-09-10 14:00:07
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