both is the cosine of 2pi/3 and 4pi/3 = -0.5. since pi/3 = 60 degrees, 2pi/3 is 120 and 4pi/3 is 240, putting them in the 2nd and 3rd quadrant, where cosine is negative

You can then set up that x = -.5y = -.5z

xy = -.5y*y (substituting -.5y for x) and from the above equation y = z so yz = y

^{2}since y = z, then xz is the same as xy. Add them up and you will see the answer.

Dorene O.