Mathematics × Programming Competition #7

^{Designed by @nicolemoker}

21/9/2017 UTC 04:00 - 28/9/2017 UTC 04:00

*For Chinese version please scroll to the bottom. 中文版請見文末。*

## Question

A point is chosen randomly in a square. 4 lines are drawn to connect this point with the 4 vertices of this square, such that 4 triangles are formed. Find the probability that all interior angles of the 4 triangles are less than 120°. Give your answer correct to the nearest 3 decimal places.

Answer submission

Please submit your answer through this link.

Rules

- This competition will last for 7 days. After that, no more submission will be accepted.
- Participants who submit the answer as a comment below this post will be
**disqualified**. - Participants can submit an unlimited number of solutions, however only the latest answer will be considered.
- You have to upvote this post in order to be eligible for the competition.

Prizes

- The three fastest contestants would win the first prize, second prize and third prize respectively.
- Other contestants who gave the correct answer would enter a lucky draw. 5 winners will be drawn.
- Those who
**resteemed**this post will have 400% higher chance to win in the lucky draw. - @kenchung reserves all the rights to disqualify any suspected cheating players and to decide the distribution of prizes among the winner(s).

Name of prize | Max no. of prizes | SBD | SP (sponsored by @steemstem ! ) |
---|---|---|---|

First prize | 1 | SBD payout of this post / n | 7.5 |

Second prize | 1 | SBD payout of this post / n | 5 |

Third prize | 1 | SBD payout of this post / n | 2.5 |

Consolation prize | 5 | SBD payout of this post / n | 0 |

where *n* is the total number of winners in this competition. *n* = min (number of participants getting the correct answer, 8).

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數學 × 程式編寫比賽 (第七回)

^{Designed by @nicolemoker}

21/9/2017 UTC 04:00 - 28/9/2017 UTC 04:00

## 問題

在一個正方形內隨機選取一點，並將此點與四個頂點連上直線，從而將正方形分割為四個三角形。求四個三角形之中所有內角均不超過 120° 的概率，答案準確至小數點後 3 位。

答案提交

請經此連結提交答案。

規則

- 此比賽為時7天，其後將不會再接受新答案。
- 嚴禁在回覆公開答案，否則將被取消資格。
- 參加者可以重覆提交答案，但比賽終結時只會考慮最後提交的答案。
- 你必須upvote此帖方能參加比賽。

獎品

- 最快給出正確答案的三名參賽者將分別獲得一等獎、二等獎和三等獎。
- 其他給出正確答案的參賽者將可參與抽獎。5名參賽者將被選出。
- Resteem此帖文者將有額外400％的得獎機會。
- 本人保留一切最終權利，包括但不限於取消任何疑似作弊者的資格並決定獲獎者的獎勵分配。

獎項 | 獎項數目 | SBD | SP (由 @steemstem 贊助！) |
---|---|---|---|

一等獎 | 1 | 此帖文的 SBD 金額 / n | 7.5 |

二等獎 | 1 | 此帖文的 SBD 金額 / n | 5 |

三等獎 | 1 | 此帖文的 SBD 金額 / n | 2.5 |

安慰獎 | 5 | 此帖文的 SBD 金額 / n | 0 |

其中 *n* 是本比賽中得獎者的總數。*n* = min (答對人數, 8)。

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justyy (69)· 4 months agoI hope i win this time :P (voted and resteeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeem)

kenchung (63)· 4 months agosure best of luck! :p

armandocat (63)· 4 months agoJust to be sure, if my solution would be 0.55%, I should submit 0.006.. correct?

(that is not my solution btw 😼)

kenchung (63)· 4 months agoyes that's right :)

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leedslemon (51)· 4 months agoJust submitted the answer.. It's a very difficult one.

kenchung (63)· 4 months agoye this one is more difficult than the previous questions :) hope that you got it right!

fundurian (63)· 4 months ago读到题目就头晕了😩

kenchung (63)· 4 months ago😢😢😢

tvb (63)· 4 months ago来晚了，睡醒了已经发布好几个小时了。。。不过还是参与一下吧。争取幸运奖！

kenchung (63)· 4 months ago多謝支持啊 :)

tvb (63)· 4 months ago我也谢谢你，这个游戏 好有趣，我超级喜欢。

deepweeb (13)· 4 months agoThis is actually some astounding work! Followed

krischy (65)· 4 months ago好難呀呀🙈😂😂

kenchung (63)· 4 months ago這次是真的比較難和複雜的，不過只需用上中五的知識就可以解答的了！ ;)

tvb (63)· 4 months ago确实是好难呀，比1公斤鱼难好多。

wlcpu (41)· 4 months ago计算方法有限制吗？是否一定要编程实现？

kenchung (63)· 4 months ago解決方法不限，提交最終數字答案即可

galotta (57)· 4 months agoI have also submitted my answer, both in unit-less and percentage form in addition to the exact solution if that is ok

Hopefully without computational errors ^^

kenchung (63)· 4 months ago3 decimal places in the unit-less is fine :) anyway thanks for your participation! hope that you got the right answer :)

yuan0601 (44)· 4 months ago我就想问答案要发在哪里

kenchung (63)· 4 months ago上文有連結提供的啊

「答案提交」那一部分

noval (41)· 4 months agobusiness does not lie to results

goodboyphilip (62)· 4 months ago雖然不懂⋯也要支持！！😂

kenchung (63)· 4 months ago謝謝啦! :)

jerryhuge (12)· 4 months agochallk (39)· 4 months ago希望可以得獎!

kenchung (63)· 4 months ago謝謝參與，希望你能得獎！

shieha (70)· 4 months agoHope I got the answer :)

Awesome math puzzle!

RESTEEMED!kenchung (63)· 4 months agogreat thanks! :) hope that you can win :)

vincentyip (55)· 4 months ago這個比賽不錯，數學方式我可不懂了，不過看來編程應該不難的

支持一下!

kenchung (63)· 4 months ago謝謝支持!

cryptohazard (61)· 4 months agocool contest. I will try to tackle it when I get some free time.

kenchung (63)· 4 months agosure! :) thanks for joining!

chasmic-cosm (55)· 4 months agosubmitted... Will make a post about finding my result once the contest is over, as I'm sure it may be a somewhat different approach :)

kenchung (63)· 4 months agothanks for participation, looking forward to seeing your approach in solving this question!

speeding (52)· 4 months ago等待结果

kenchung (63)· 4 months ago這幾天比較忙，可能要遲數天才公佈，要耐心等候一下啦～

vincentyip (55)· 4 months agoi have published a post here: https://steemit.com/cn/@vincentyip/kenchung

please check it out! :)

baby07 (52)· 4 months agogreat I was not able to read this 7 days ago

kenchung (63)· 4 months agonever mind, remember to join the next competition! :)

iwant (47)· 3 months agogreat post i upvoted you & follow you please follow me & upvoted me