Rectangle Around


after Martin Gardner

Home / Puzzle Playground / Puzzles / Geometrical /

A rectangle is inscribed in the quadrant of a circle as shown in the illustration. Given some distances indicated, can you accurately determine the length of the diagonal AC?

A little extra question: can you also determine the length of the rectangle's side BC?

Last Updated: July 7, 2013
PDF Version

Step Through:

Acute Dissection   Square Intersection
< Previous Next >
< Home   |   Our Privacy Policy   |   About Puzzles.COM   |   Link to Us   |   Contact Us
Copyright 2003-2013
ThinkFun Inc. All Rights Reserved.
ThinkFun - Everybody plays.