## Problem

A right triangle has a hypotenuse with the length equal to 12 cm.

What is the greatest possible area of this triangle ?

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## Solution

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Thank you for your solutions!
The first to send a correct one was James. To him our best congrats!
Here is the solution:
The hypotenuse is the diameter of the circumcircle. This the greatest possible height is R=6 cm. Thus the maximal are is 36 cm^2.
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Serge Hazanov

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