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Parallelogram Slide
This three-piece dissection converts one parallelogram to another with the same angles but a different base. Harry Lindgren calls this technique a parallelogram slide or a P-slide.
Contributed by:
Izidor Hafner
Based on work by:
Greg N. Frederickson
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G. N. Frederickson,
Dissections: Plane & Fancy
, New York: Cambridge University Press, 1997, 2002 pp. 32–33.
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Contributed by:
Izidor Hafner
Based on work by:
Greg N. Frederickson
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