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Taylor's Hinged Dissection of One Parallelogram into Another
This Demonstration shows Henry Taylor's (1905) hinged four-piece dissection of a parallelogram into another parallelogram.
Contributed by:
Izidor Hafner
Based on work by:
Greg N. Frederickson
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G. N. Frederickson,
Hinged Dissections: Swinging & Twisting
, New York: Cambridge University Press, 2002 p. 102.
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Parallelogram
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Contributed by:
Izidor Hafner
Based on work by:
Greg N. Frederickson
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1.G.A.2
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5.G.B.4
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8.G.A.3
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