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Minimum area of a triangle (Posted on 2008-07-30) Difficulty: 3 of 5
Find the minimum area of a triangle whose sides and altitudes are six different integers.

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re(2): Computer Solution | Comment 3 of 10 |
(In reply to re: Computer Solution by Dej Mar)

That would be assuming a right triangle; however, this can't be a right triangle, as then two of the altitudes would be equal to two of the legs (sides).  According to the puzzle, all 6 numbers (sides and altitudes) are different.
  Posted by Charlie on 2008-07-30 18:47:01

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