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Construct Euclid's Regular Dodecahedron
This Demonstration supplies a net for Euclid's construction of a dodecahedron, which consists of adding a "roof" to each face of a cube.
Contributed by:
Izidor Hafner
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Reference
[1] P. R. Cromwell,
Polyhedra
, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1997 p. 69.
RELATED LINKS
Dodecahedron
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MathWorld
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Euclid's Construction of a Regular Dodecahedron (XIII.17)
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Wolfram Demonstrations Project
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Roofing a Cube to Produce a Dodecahedron
(
Wolfram Demonstrations Project
)
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Izidor Hafner
"
Construct Euclid's Regular Dodecahedron
"
http://demonstrations.wolfram.com/ConstructEuclidsRegularDodecahedron/
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Published: June 26, 2014
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