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In the foregoing task it is perhaps quite easy to hit on the solution, but finding a justification (or proof) is quite challenging.

Finding a solution in the above task is perhaps equally easy, but finding a proof is harder. A nice challenge is to prove that the area of the triangle is proportional to its perimeter.

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