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Dissecting a Trapezoid into a Parallellogram
This Demonstration shows a trapezoid-to-parallellogram dissection.
Contributed by:
Izidor Hafner
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The dissection is called a T-slide and was first used by Anton Hanegraaf.
Reference
[1] G. N. Frederickson,
Hinged Dissections: Swinging & Twisting
, New York: Cambridge University Press, 2002 p. 130
www.cs.purdue.edu/homes/gnf/book2.html
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RELATED LINKS
Macaulay's Triangle and Trapezoid Hinged Dissection
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Lindgren's Two-Triangles-to-One Dissection
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)
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Izidor Hafner
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Dissecting a Trapezoid into a Parallellogram
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http://demonstrations.wolfram.com/DissectingATrapezoidIntoAParallellogram/
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Published: August 14, 2013
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