Originally Posted by gdl203
Does it mean I don't get credit for the correct answer?
I didn't know whether it was the right answer or not, since I hadn't worked it out myself.
Originally Posted by CDFS
^This, of course.
Edit: The reasoning has been given above. The max lenght the pole could be if it was a line was 2300 cm. Now it is of averaging thickness of (13+0)/2+6.5. Or half as thick. 2300-2205=95....