ERIC Number: EJ420603
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
An Old Max-Min Problem Revisited.
American Mathematical Monthly, v97 n5 p421-23 May 1990
Discussed is the problem of inscribing a rectangle of maximum area in a given right triangle. Answered is whether there is an advantageous orientation and whether a corner of the rectangle of maximum area can lie on the midpoint of a leg of the triangle. (KR)
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