11088
EXPLORE
LATEST
ABOUT
AUTHORING AREA
PARTICIPATE
Your browser does not support JavaScript or it may be disabled!
Decomposing a Regular Polygon with an Odd Number of Sides into Rhombuses and Triangles
A regular polygon with an odd number of sides can be decomposed symmetrically into rhombuses and triangles.
Contributed by:
Izidor Hafner
THINGS TO TRY
Slider Zoom
Gamepad Controls
Automatic Animation
SNAPSHOTS
DETAILS
Reference
[1] G. N. Frederickson,
Dissections: Plane & Fancy
, New York: Cambridge University Press, 2002 p. 193.
www.cs.purdue.edu/homes/gnf/book.html
.
RELATED LINKS
Dissecting an Even-Sided Regular Polygon into Rhombuses
(
Wolfram Demonstrations Project
)
PERMANENT CITATION
Izidor Hafner
"
Decomposing a Regular Polygon with an Odd Number of Sides into Rhombuses and Triangles
"
http://demonstrations.wolfram.com/DecomposingARegularPolygonWithAnOddNumberOfSidesIntoRhombuse/
Wolfram Demonstrations Project
Published: July 29, 2013
Share:
Embed Interactive Demonstration
New!
Just copy and paste this snippet of JavaScript code into your website or blog to put the live Demonstration on your site.
More details »
Download Demonstration as CDF »
Download Author Code »
(preview »)
Files require
Wolfram
CDF Player
or
Mathematica
.
Related Demonstrations
More by Author
Twist-Hinged Dissection That Doubles the Sides of a Polygon
Izidor Hafner
Lindgren's Symmetrical Decompositions of Regular 2n-Gons
Izidor Hafner
Dissection of a Regular Enneagon into Four Congruent Regular Enneagons
Izidor Hafner
Freese's Dissection of a Regular Octagon to Eight Congruent Regular Octagons
Izidor Hafner
Frederickson's Dissection of a Regular Dodecagon into Two Congruent Regular Dodecagons
Izidor Hafner
Freese's Dissection of a Regular Hexagon into a Square and an Equilateral Triangle
Izidor Hafner
Hinged Dissection of a Regular Heptagon into Eight Smaller Ones
Izidor Hafner
Dissecting a Regular Hexagon into Five Congruent Regular Hexagons
Izidor Hafner
Freese's Dissection of a Regular Hexagon into Two Congruent Regular Hexagons
Izidor Hafner
Varsady's Dissection of a Regular Pentagon into Six Congruent Regular Pentagons
Izidor Hafner
Related Topics
Polygons
Recreational Mathematics
Tiling
Browse all topics
Note: To run this Demonstration you need Mathematica 7+ or the free Mathematica Player 7EX
Download or upgrade to
Mathematica Player 7EX
I already have
Mathematica Player
or
Mathematica 7+