### Chork's Puzzle 30

Difficulty Rating: 2

The ratio of the perimeter of a square to a circle to an equilateral triangle is 20:x:y. Now, the ratio of the areas of the same square to the same circle to that equilateral triangle is x:y:20.

__Part 1 of the square-circle-triangle trilogy__The ratio of the perimeter of a square to a circle to an equilateral triangle is 20:x:y. Now, the ratio of the areas of the same square to the same circle to that equilateral triangle is x:y:20.

Find, to the nearest integer, the value of x + y.

If you know the answer, post it in the comments section of this post.

If you know the answer, post it in the comments section of this post.

## 4 Comments:

At Saturday, September 30, 2006 11:33:00 AM, Anonymous said…

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At Saturday, September 30, 2006 11:48:00 AM, chorkie said…

apologies to the person who answered the question. i made a mistake with the question. it has been updated now.

At Saturday, September 30, 2006 1:48:00 PM, Anonymous said…

err...43 den?

At Saturday, September 30, 2006 6:06:00 PM, chorkie said…

yepp u r right! (:

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