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Author Frederickson, Greg N. (Greg Norman), 1947-

Title Hinged dissections : swinging & twisting / Greg N. Frederickson.

Imprint New York : Cambridge University Press, 2002.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    793.74 FRE    Available
Description xi, 287 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-280) and index.
Contents If it ain't got that swing: The curious case of the brass hinges -- Hinging on the details -- Tricks for turning -- Turnabout 1: Coloring a hinged model -- Making squares dance -- L'Affaire triangulaire -- Curious case, part 2: Five easy pieces? -- Return to polygonia -- Who's the squarest of the all? -- Turnabout 2: Bracing regular polygons -- Stepping around -- All in the family -- Curious case, part 3: Trouble with attributions -- Elation in tessellations -- Strips revealed -- Turnabout 3: Hinged tessellations -- With a little help from my friends -- At cross purposes -- Curious case, part 4: A dudeneyan slip? -- Handling the curves -- And also starring -- Turnabout 4: Hinge-convertible polyominoes -- Four of a kind -- As the whirled turns -- Curious case, part 5:A quorum of quibbles -- A new breed of swingers -- Not your regular polygons -- Turnabout 5: Piano-hinged polyhedra -- Into another dimension -- The flip side -- Curious case, part 6: Statistically piquing -- Twist and shout! -- Puzzles unhinged.
Subject Geometric dissections.
ISBN 9780521010788 (pb.)
0521811929
9780521811927
0521010780 (pb.)

 
    
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