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Loyd's Dissection of a Clipped Rectangle to a Square
This Demonstration shows Loyd's dissection of a clipped rectangle to a square.
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Izidor Hafner
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Sam Loyd posed the problem of dissecting a clipped rectangle to a square using three pieces in Tits-Bits, 1897.
References
[1] G. N. Frederickson,
Dissections: Plane & Fancy
, New York: Cambridge University Press, 1997 p. 23.
[2] G. N. Frederickson,
Hinged Dissections: Swinging & Twisting
, New York: Cambridge University Press, 2002 p. 210.
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Bennett's Octagon-to-Square Dissection
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Izidor Hafner
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Loyd's Dissection of a Clipped Rectangle to a Square
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http://demonstrations.wolfram.com/LoydsDissectionOfAClippedRectangleToASquare/
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Published: January 11, 2013
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