Iteratively Reflected n-gons

Playing around with geometric figures is fun. Some of the simplest possible operations are reflections. So just iteratively reflecting a polygon in its side is very natural. Move the controls to iteratively reflect an n-gon in its edges.


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— number of iterative reflections
— half-number of edges in the -gon
— expansion factor for the distance of the movable edge midpoints of the -gon


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