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Daily Magic Spells May 12th

 
 
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Daily Magic Spells May 12th
by Fay Yu - Sunday, May 12, 2019, 7:59 AM
 

Is the May 12th solution wrong?

It says that the sides of a 30, 60, 90 triangle are 2, \( \sqrt{3} \), and 4. Shouldn't it be 2, \( 2\sqrt{3} \), and 4?

 
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Re: Daily Magic Spells May 12th
by Chongming Liu - Sunday, May 12, 2019, 4:19 PM
 

I agree

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Re: Daily Magic Spells May 12th
by Yong Huang - Monday, May 13, 2019, 3:40 AM
 

Yes, it's wrong.

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Re: Daily Magic Spells May 12th
by John Lensmire - Monday, May 13, 2019, 9:50 AM
 

Thanks all of you for pointing this out.

The solution has now been updated and scores have been updated.