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A circle touches the lines OA, OB and AB where OA and OB are perpendicular. Show that the diameter of the circle is equal to the perimeter of the triangle

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Triangle Incircle Iteration

Keep constructing triangles in the incircle of the previous triangle. What happens?

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Circumspection

M is any point on the line AB. Squares of side length AM and MB are constructed and their circumcircles intersect at P (and M). Prove that the lines AD and BE produced pass through P.

Medallions

Age 14 to 16 Challenge Level:

3 medallions in a box.

I keep three circular medallions in a rectangular box in which they just fit with each one touching the other two. The smallest one has radius $4$ cm and touches one side of the box, the middle sized one has radius $9$ cm and touches two sides of the box and the largest one touches three sides of the box. What is the radius of the largest one?


This problem by R B J T Allenby appeared in the Sunday Times on 12.11.00.