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Proportional Triangle Nesting
Six initial triangles are transformed in steps by one of the 23 four-piece dissections of a triangle. Change the proportions of that dissection and observe the emerging rotation by lines or polygons.
Contributed by:
Michael Schreiber
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Proportional Triangle Nesting
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http://demonstrations.wolfram.com/ProportionalTriangleNesting/
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Michael Schreiber
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