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===Problem 3===
 
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Solve the equation
  
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<math>\cos^n{x} - \sin^n{x} = 1</math>
  
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where ''n'' is a given positive integer.
  
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==Day 2==
 
==Day 2==

Revision as of 10:32, 12 October 2007

Day I

Problem 1

(Hungary) Solve the system of equations:

$\begin{matrix} \quad x + y + z \!\!\! &= a \; \, \\ x^2 +y^2+z^2 \!\!\! &=b^2 \\ \qquad \qquad xy \!\!\!  &= z^2 \end{matrix}$

where $a$ and $b$ are constants. Give the conditions that $a$ and $b$ must satisfy so that $x, y, z$ (the solutions of the system) are distinct positive numbers.

Solution

Problem 2

Let a,b, and c be the lengths of a triangle whose area is S. Prove that

$a^2 + b^2 + c^2 \ge 4S\sqrt{3}$

In what case does equality hold?

Solution

Problem 3

Solve the equation

$\cos^n{x} - \sin^n{x} = 1$

where n is a given positive integer.

Solution

Day 2

Problem 4

Solution


Problem 5

Solution


Problem 6

Solution



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