Relations between the Platonic and Archimedean Solids

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This Demonstration compares solids that have the same rotational symmetries. Solids that can be compared include all the Platonic and Archimedean solids, as well as the rhombic dodecahedron and the rhombic triacontahedron.

Contributed by: Izidor Hafner (September 2014)
Open content licensed under CC BY-NC-SA



The Demonstration provides illustrations for pp. 84–85 in [1].


[1] P. R. Cromwell, Polyhedra, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1997.

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