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Dissection of a Special Rectangular Solid to a Cube
This Demonstration shows a dissection of a special rectangular solid to a cube using a 3D variant of a P-slide. The rectangular solid has dimensions in the ratio 1 :
:
, where
is the golden ratio.
Contributed by:
Izidor Hafner
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G. N. Frederickson,
Dissections: Plane & Fancy
, New York: Cambridge University Press, 1997.
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Contributed by:
Izidor Hafner
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1.G.A.2
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