The Valentine Problem
Answer: 8 feet
Winners: Kyle Bartlett & Maddy Johnson
The Plot of Land Problem
The shaded triangular plot of land
ACB lies between Aspen Road, Brown road and a railroad. Main Street runs east and west, and the railroad runs north and south. The numbers in the diagram indicate distances in miles. The width of the railroad track can be ignored. How many square miles are in the shaded plot of land ACD?