10922
EXPLORE
LATEST
ABOUT
AUTHORING AREA
PARTICIPATE
Your browser does not support JavaScript or it may be disabled!
Sydler's Dissection of a Pyramid into a Prism
This Demonstration shows a dissection of a special pyramid into a triangular prism.
Contributed by:
Izidor Hafner
THINGS TO TRY
Rotate and Zoom in 3D
SNAPSHOTS
DETAILS
This Demonstration is a dynamic illustration of lemma 20 from:
V. G. Boltyanskii,
Tretja Problema Hilberta
, Moscow: Nauka, 1977 p. 131.
Translated by R. A. Silverman as
Hilbert's Third Problem
(New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1978).
RELATED LINKS
Dissection
(
Wolfram
MathWorld
)
PERMANENT CITATION
"
Sydler's Dissection of a Pyramid into a Prism
" from
the Wolfram Demonstrations Project
http://demonstrations.wolfram.com/SydlersDissectionOfAPyramidIntoAPrism/
Contributed by:
Izidor Hafner
Share:
Embed Interactive Demonstration
New!
Just copy and paste this snippet of JavaScript code into your website or blog to put the live Demonstration on your site.
More details »
Download Demonstration as CDF »
Download Author Code »
(preview »)
Files require
Wolfram
CDF Player
or
Mathematica
.
Related Demonstrations
More by Author
Sydler's Dissection of a Hill Tetrahedron into an Isosceles Triangular Prism
Izidor Hafner
Four-Piece Dissection of Juel's Pyramid to a Prism
Izidor Hafner
14-Piece Dissection of Juel's Pyramid into a Parallelepiped
Izidor Hafner
Dissecting a Square Pyramid into 15 Pieces
Izidor Hafner
Dissection of an Oblique into a Right Prism
Izidor Hafner
Hanegraaf's Dissection of a Truncated Octahedron into a Hexagonal Prism
Izidor Hafner
Dissecting a Cube into a Tetrahedron and a Square Pyramid
Izidor Hafner
Four-Piece Dissection of Hill's Tetrahedron of Type 2 into a Triangular Prism
Izidor Hafner
Dissection of a Rhombohedron into a Right Prism with the Same Base
Izidor Hafner
Six-Piece Dissection of Hill's Tetrahedron of Type 3 into a Triangular Prism
Izidor Hafner
Related Topics
3D Graphics
Polyhedra
Recreational Mathematics
Solid Geometry
Browse all topics
Note: To run this Demonstration you need Mathematica 7+ or the free Mathematica Player 7EX
Download or upgrade to
Mathematica Player 7EX
I already have
Mathematica Player
or
Mathematica 7+