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vishal_kothari

  • 4 years ago

Suppose the unit square is divided into four parts by two perpen- dicular lines, each parallel to an edge. Show that at least two of the parts have area no larger than 1/4.

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  1. jonh
    • 4 years ago
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    dont get what you are trying to say but ok ill try lol

  2. abdul_shabeer
    • 4 years ago
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    You just draw and see. It wouldn't be possible.

  3. order
    • 4 years ago
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    It's possible

  4. abdul_shabeer
    • 4 years ago
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    No, I meant not more than 2 parts is possible

  5. vishal_kothari
    • 4 years ago
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    ok

  6. order
    • 4 years ago
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    Oh Ok...

  7. jonh
    • 4 years ago
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    yeah go with order

  8. abdul_shabeer
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    @ order it must be divided into four parts.

  9. order
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    Ah Ok.

  10. abdul_shabeer
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    |dw:1326291578043:dw|

  11. order
    • 4 years ago
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    Yup, just about to draw that.

  12. order
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    It's divided into exactly 4 equal parts, therefore one cannot be more than 1/4

  13. abdul_shabeer
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    |dw:1326291618935:dw|

  14. order
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    Didn't think of that....

  15. abdul_shabeer
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    Still atleast two parts have area less than 1/4

  16. order
    • 4 years ago
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    So, in another question, how would you write this as Shown in a formula?

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