Posted by Anonymous on Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at 6:17am.
Will is given 10 rods, whose lengths are all distinct integers. However, he finds that given any 3 rods, he is unable to construct a (nondegenerate) triangle with them. What is the shortest possible length for the longest rod?
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A nondegenerate triangle is a triangle with positive area.

maths  subharthi, Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at 11:32am
is the answer 55

maths  anonymous, Thursday, June 13, 2013 at 5:01am
no
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