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Jade
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Oct-04-01, 11:39 AM (EST)
 
"Need quick help with a puzzle ASAP"
 
   Puzzle question: Make a diagram to show how you would plant 10 tulips to make 5 rows with 4 tulips in each row.
Can anyone help?
PLEASE email me an answer at: UrIsleOfJade@aol.com
THANK YOU!!!!!!!!


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B0b
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Oct-06-01, 09:01 PM (EST)
 
1. "relpy.."
In response to message #0
 
   Draw a star with the tulips


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Saverio
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Oct-07-01, 05:34 AM (EST)
 
2. "RE: Need quick help with a"
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   Very easy!!!!!!!!!!

draw a star with five edges, without taking the pen from the sheet, so that you get something like an (inner) pentagon with five (outer) triangles attached to the side. If you plant a tulip at each of the vertices of the pentagon and the triangles you get the solution!

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HELP ME
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Feb-10-02, 01:06 AM (EST)
 
3. "Need help with a problem"
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   Here's the problem:
Draw a star in a pentagon lining up the vertices of the star with the vertices of a pentagon..
How many triangles are in this shape??
(could you provide working?)


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min
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May-18-02, 10:31 AM (EST)
 
4. "RE: Need help with a problem"
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   i was thinking the same (star).

i've calculated the number of triangles but i'm not sure about the answer.


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