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Try this beautiful Trigonometry Problem based on Triangle from PRMO -2018, Problem 24.

If $\mathrm{N}$ is the number of triangles of different shapes (i.e. not similar) whose angles are all integers (in degrees), what is $\mathrm{N} / 100$ ?

,

- \(15\)
- \(22\)
- \(27\)
- \(32\)
- \(37\)

Trigonometry

Triangle

Integer

Pre College Mathematics

Prmo-2018, Problem-24

\(27\)

Given that $\mathrm{N}$ is the number of triangles of different shapes. Therefore the different shapes of triangle the angles will be change . at first we have to find out the posssible orders of the angles that the shape of the triangle will be different...

Now can you finish the problem?

**case 1 :** when $ x \geq 1$ & $y \geq 3 \geq 1$

$$

x+y+z=180

$$

$={ }^{179} \mathrm{C}_{2}=15931$**Case 2 :** When two angles are same

$$

2 x+y=180

$$

1,1,178

2,2,176

$\vdots$

89,89,2

But we have one case $60^{\circ}, 60^{\circ}, 60^{\circ}$

$$

\text { Total }=89-1=88

$$

Such type of triangle $=3(88)$

When 3 angles are same $=1(60,60,60)$

So all distinct angles's triangles

$$

\begin{array}{l}

=15931-(3 \times 88)-1 \

\neq 3 ! \

=2611

\end{array}

$$

Now, distinct triangle $=2611+88+1$

$

=2700 \

N=2700 \

\frac{N}{100}=27 \

$

What to do to shape your Career in Mathematics after 12th?

From the video below, let's learn from Dr. Ashani Dasgupta (a Ph.D. in Mathematics from the University of Milwaukee-Wisconsin and Founder-Faculty of Cheenta) how you can shape your career in Mathematics and pursue it after 12th in India and Abroad. These are some of the key questions that we are discussing here:

- What are some of the best colleges for Mathematics that you can aim to apply for after high school?
- How can you strategically opt for less known colleges and prepare yourself for the best universities in India or Abroad for your Masters or Ph.D. Programs?
- What are the best universities for MS, MMath, and Ph.D. Programs in India?
- What topics in Mathematics are really needed to crack some great Masters or Ph.D. level entrances?
- How can you pursue a Ph.D. in Mathematics outside India?
- What are the 5 ways Cheenta can help you to pursue Higher Mathematics in India and abroad?

Cheenta has taken an initiative of helping College and High School Passout Students with its "Open Seminars" and "Open for all Math Camps". These events are extremely useful for students who are really passionate for Mathematic and want to pursue their career in it.

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