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The largest small hexagon
Article by R. L. Graham
In collections: Attention-grabbing titles, Easily explained, Geometry, Fun maths facts
The problem of determining the largest area a plane hexagon of unit diameter can have, raised some 20 years ago by H. Lenz, is settled. It is shown that such a hexagon is unique and has an area exceeding...
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