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Triangular Tantaliser

Age 11 to 14
Challenge Level

Is there a systematic way that you could work that would ensure you don't miss any triangles?

You could start with certain limitations (constraints) and exhaust all possibilities - try to justfy how you know there are no other triangles in this "category".

Then extend your investigation to more categories.