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Splitting Hypotenuse (Posted on 2011-04-03) Difficulty: 3 of 5
Two rays from the right-angled vertex of an isosceles right triangle split the hypotenuse into three sgments.

Prove that the three segments can be used to form a right triangle (the middle segment as the hypotenuse) if and only if the angle between the rays is 45.

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SolutionAnother approach (spoiler)Harry2011-04-05 19:13:08
Some ThoughtsPossible solutionbroll2011-04-04 07:06:30
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