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Symmetries of a Prism
This Demonstration dynamically illustrates the various types of symmetry for a prism.
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Izidor Hafner
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P. R. Cromwell,
Polyhedra
, New York: Cambridge University Press, 1997 pp. 303–306.
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Izidor Hafner
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Symmetries of a Prism
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http://demonstrations.wolfram.com/SymmetriesOfAPrism/
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Published: April 30, 2008
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