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Imagine a cake in the shape of an equilateral triangle as shown in the image below. Each side of the

triangle cake measures exactly 8 inches. What is the length of the shortest possible cut that will divide the cake into two pieces with equal area?

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Best Answer TR Smith (calculus-geometry) says

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    I'M BANNED Y'ALL!!!!!!!!!! (tussin) 3 years ago

    That's cool, but why do you think the optimal solution is a circular arc?

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I'M BANNED Y'ALL!!!!!!!!!! (tussin) says

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