Update: Answer to Triangle Puzzle (At Last!)

This is a follow-up to this post I made last week:
A Simple Puzzle that Stumped Many of the Brightest Minds – Can You Solve It?

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Although it looks simple, the trick is that such a triangle simply cannot exist. The maximum height can only be 5, as show in the diagram below.

impossible triangle

Read more: https://www.quora.com/What-is-the-toughest-question-ever-asked-in-any-interview/answer/Prashant-Bagdia?srid=h4JL



Technically, yes, if you consider a 3-Dimensional (3D) triangle. 😀

3d triangle

Read more: https://www.quora.com/What-is-the-toughest-question-ever-asked-in-any-interview/answer/Job-Bouwman?srid=h4JL


Hope you enjoyed this brain-teaser, have a great weekend! 😀

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