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waheguru Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Please Don't solve it but guide me through it
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Hero Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Hint: `The problem involves triangles and it not as difficult as you think it is.`
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TheMind Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
what's the answer
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waheguru Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Just give me a few minutes
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Hero Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
@TheMind, you sound like you're about to give the answer. Don't do it. Explain it to @waheguru. Help him so that he is able to solve it on his own.
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TheMind Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
sqroot of (1024+576)=40
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TheMind Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
hard to do but it's a right angle triangle
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Hero Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
It's not difficult to explain. You should at least make an attempt to explain it.
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amistre64 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
you want to bank the spider off of the side rails in such a manner that they add up to a straight line to the fly
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amistre64 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
dw:1346011245866:dw peel open the room like a box, and go stright for the fly
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waheguru Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Yea, i made the wrong shape dw:1346011341797:dw
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amistre64 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
you dont play much pool do you ....
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amistre64 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
the direct route may be shorter tho, just to beeline across the ceiling, while dodging the can of raid
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amistre64 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
i was thinking of a fire river and shortest route, but theres no fire here is there
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waheguru Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
dw:1346011479460:dw
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waheguru Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
am i right>
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amistre64 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
dw:1346011563123:dw
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amistre64 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
id have to draw it on paper to be sure ....
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waheguru Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
dw:1346011639209:dw
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amistre64 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
yeah, the shortest distance to the fire is a stright line, but if you have to go get water first .....
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waheguru Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
do you have measurements for that question
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waheguru Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
dw:1346011768855:dw
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amistre64 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
no, the river fire usually just asks for the point along the river that makes the shortest distance between start and fire
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amistre64 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
so, the stright line approach gives me 42 feet to run down11, across 30 and up 1 to the fly
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amistre64 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
any bank shot produces a hypotenuse that is by default, longer than any of the legs, so longer than 42
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waheguru Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Yes, the shortest is the one we found 40
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amistre64 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
40, or 42?
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amistre64 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
i cant see it as 40, what was the method you employed?
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waheguru Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
We are talking about the spider and the fly one right ?
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waheguru Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
dw:1346012153813:dw
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amistre64 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
you did not add in the foot away from the walls 24 and 32
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amistre64 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
oh, and the fly is at the other end of that square, anoter 10 feet
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waheguru Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Woops actually the answer to 32 and 24 is 40
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waheguru Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
No the ordering is right
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amistre64 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
dw:1346012299264:dw
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