# Dissection of a Cube into Five Solids

Requires a Wolfram Notebook System

Interact on desktop, mobile and cloud with the free Wolfram CDF Player or other Wolfram Language products.

Requires a Wolfram Notebook System

Edit on desktop, mobile and cloud with any Wolfram Language product.

This Demonstration gives a dissection of a cube into a rhombic hexecontahedron, a rhombic triacontahedron, and three congruent rhombic solids.

Contributed by: Izidor Hafner (March 2011)

Open content licensed under CC BY-NC-SA

## Snapshots

## Details

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.

## Permanent Citation

"Dissection of a Cube into Five Solids"

http://demonstrations.wolfram.com/DissectionOfACubeIntoFiveSolids/

Wolfram Demonstrations Project

Published: March 7 2011