Polyhedra and Their Graphs

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This Demonstration lets you browse Archimedean, Johnson, and Platonic polyhedra, their skeleton graphs (2D and 3D), and their net graphs. It also provides information about the names, edge count, face count, vertex count, notation rules, volume, and classes to which the polyhedra belong.

Contributed by: David William Carraher (September 2011)
Affiliation: TERC
Based on a program by: Jaime Rangel-Mondragon
Open content licensed under CC BY-NC-SA



For the octahedron:

Snapshot 1: solid

Snapshot 2: 3D skeleton

Snapshot 3: skeleton graph

Snapshot 4: net graph

Snapshot 5: net image

Snapshot 6: specs

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