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January 16th, 2019, 03:05 PM  #1 
Newbie Joined: Jan 2019 From: Toronto Posts: 2 Thanks: 0  Interesting math problem
Hi All, To better describe the problem I have uploaded here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1...it?usp=sharing Feel free to ask any questions. Any help is appreciated! 
January 16th, 2019, 05:02 PM  #2 
Global Moderator Joined: Dec 2006 Posts: 20,298 Thanks: 1971 
Have you attempted this problem?

January 16th, 2019, 07:39 PM  #3 
Math Team Joined: Oct 2011 From: Ottawa Ontario, Canada Posts: 13,978 Thanks: 994 
He posted it at least at 3 other sites...

January 17th, 2019, 03:21 PM  #4 
Newbie Joined: Jan 2019 From: Toronto Posts: 2 Thanks: 0 
Yes, I posted it in a few forums...is that an issue Denis?

January 17th, 2019, 04:06 PM  #5 
Math Team Joined: Oct 2011 From: Ottawa Ontario, Canada Posts: 13,978 Thanks: 994 
Usually is...please answer Skipjack's question.

January 17th, 2019, 04:31 PM  #6 
Global Moderator Joined: Dec 2006 Posts: 20,298 Thanks: 1971 
After writing an equation for the scaled ellipse (using Cartesian coordinates), consider the "top right" vertex of the scaled rectangle.

January 17th, 2019, 08:22 PM  #7  
Math Team Joined: May 2013 From: The Astral plane Posts: 2,042 Thanks: 815 Math Focus: Wibbly wobbly timeywimey stuff.  Quote:
So do we solve it on our own or do we help you solve it? Dan  

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