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Perpendiculars Picking Probability (Posted on 2005-11-24) Difficulty: 3 of 5
You choose a random point, uniformly, within an equilateral triangle.

What's the average distance to the three sides?

See The Solution Submitted by Old Original Oskar!    
Rating: 3.8000 (5 votes)

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  Subject Author Date
Some ThoughtsQuick and dirty solution; not a proofLarry2020-04-23 06:48:48
AnswerK Sengupta2008-10-03 02:42:58
Any triangleFederico Kereki2005-11-24 11:00:29
SolutionSolutionBractals2005-11-24 10:41:53
SolutionOld problemgoFish2005-11-24 10:06:11
SolutionSolutionKen Haley2005-11-24 09:44:07
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