Can You Solve The Points In A Square Puzzle?

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This math problem may seem pretty simple, but it's a lot more complicated than it looks on the surface. The points in a square puzzle, by Presh Talwalkar, asks the following question: What is the average distance between two randomly placed points in a square that measures 1 unit by 1 unit? Can you solve the problem? Watch the video below now to get the solution to this mind-bending puzzle.

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