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4 cents (Posted on 2014-09-12) Difficulty: 3 of 5
Place four pennies on a table such that each touches at least one other.

For what arrangement will the area of the convex hull of this shape be maximized?

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re: Question | Comment 5 of 11 |
(In reply to Question by Bractals)

Ha!  Absolutely!  That's why I went with minimizing instead.  Minimizing is independent of the size of the table, assuming the table top is bigger than a few unit radii.
  Posted by Steve Herman on 2016-01-31 09:10:38

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