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Triangle whose sides are each greater than 100 cm but whose area is less than 1 sq. cm.

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Is such a triangle possible?

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3 years, 4 months ago

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Calvin Lin Staff - 3 years, 4 months ago

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Yes of course. Take this example. A side with 200cm as the base and the rest 2 sides of 100 cm each. The area will be zero. (Collinear points) No very slightly decrease the biggest side from 200cm and the are will start increasing from 0 cm2

Shashwat Gupta - 3 years, 4 months ago

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