A rectangle ABCD is circumscribed around a
rhombus AECF. The long sides of the rectangle coincide with two sides of the rhombus. Also, the rhombus and the rectangle share a common diagonal AC.
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C F D
What are the smallest dimensions when all the lengths AB, BC, AE, AC and EF are integers?
Find a parameterization of all such integral rectangle/rhombus pairs.
(In reply to
How odd! In answer to Charlie: computer solution for part 1 by FrankM)
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Edited on April 15, 2008, 1:06 am

Posted by brianjn
on 20080415 00:38:52 