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**hammana****Member**- Registered: 2012-03-02
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On 2012-04-05 at 13:38 in the "Help me" section the following was proposed

"Given an arbitrary triangle find the equilateral triangle circumscribed around the original one such that the area of that equilateral triangle is maximized"

I am proposing the dual problem, by replacing "circumscribed around" by "inscribed inside" and " maximized" by "minimized"

*Last edited by hammana (2012-05-29 00:57:20)*

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Is that the one I posted? I think so.

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**hammana****Member**- Registered: 2012-03-02
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Hi anonimnystefy

that is right, your problem inspired this one, their solutions are quite similar.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Ok. I will try this one.

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