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Broken Hypotenuse (Posted on 2005-02-28) Difficulty: 3 of 5
Consider a right triangle with an inscribed circle. Let x and y be the lengths of the two line segments formed on the hypotenuse by the point of tangency with the circle. What interesting fact can you prove about x*y?

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  Subject Author Date
Solutionre: A possible solutionFederico Kereki2005-03-02 10:46:28
re: No SubjectRichard2005-03-01 16:56:57
Cool Thoughtsowl2005-03-01 15:04:44
SolutionNo SubjectTomM2005-03-01 10:49:53
SolutionAnother SolutionRichard2005-03-01 00:48:56
re: SolutionSachin2005-02-28 19:28:24
re: A possible solution (same result different way)Jer2005-02-28 19:03:11
SolutionSolutionRichard2005-02-28 18:49:33
SolutionA possible solutionOld Original Oskar!2005-02-28 18:39:37
A ThoughtSachin2005-02-28 18:34:41
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