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Dissection of a Cube into Five Solids
This Demonstration gives a dissection of a cube into a rhombic hexecontahedron, a rhombic triacontahedron, and three congruent rhombic solids.
Contributed by:
Izidor Hafner
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Since the hexecontahedron and the triacontahedron can be dissected into a dodecahedron, an icosahedron, and an icosidodecahedron, the cube can be dissected into a combination of these three solids and rhombic solids.
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Dissection
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Dissection of Three Polyhedra into Two
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Dodecahedron
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Hexecontahedron
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Icosahedron
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MathWorld
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Icosidodecahedron
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Wolfram
MathWorld
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Triacontahedron
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Wolfram
MathWorld
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Izidor Hafner
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