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>The equations are used to solve a puzzle posted at
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>There are other ways of solving the puzzle, but I'm just
>wondering how these set of equations could be solved. I
>tried, but it got messy or just went round and round and
>ended up at the same place where I started.
This is what I would expect of a set of quadratic equations. At the bottom of the page you point to
there is a nice remark by Andras Horvath, which simplifies the solution greatly. It always makes sense to use problem specifics.
>I then concluded that it was impossible to solve the
Why? Andras Horvath clearly solves the system in a very elegant manner.
>I would like to take this opportunity to make a request to
>Is it possible for this site to be improved so that diagrams
>could be posted ? This will make presentation of ideas
>easier, and much more fun as more complicated and
>interesting questions could be discussed.
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