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Tessellation of Triangles and Pentagons
Alternately, this can be seen as a tessellation of hexagons and enneagons. Which do you see?
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Tagged enneagon, geometry, hexagon, Mathematics, nonagon, pentagon, tessellation, triangle
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A Polyhedron Made of Enneagons and Pentagons
This polyhedron has 20 enneagons and 12+60=72 pentagons (of two types) as faces. I made it using Stella 4d, which is available at http://www.software3d.com/Stella.php.
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Tagged enneagon, geometry, Mathematics, nonagon, pentagon, polyhedra, polyhedron
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Triacontahedron with Two Dozen Pentagonal Faces
Of the thirty faces of this polyhedron, only the yellow parallelograms are not pentagons. I used Stella 4d to make this; you may try it for free at http://www.software3d.com/Stella.php.
Three Polyhedra with Only Pentagonal Faces
The polyhedron above has 72 pentagonal faces of two types. The next one below has three different types of pentagon for its 132 faces. After that is a polyhedron with sixty faces, all of which are nonconvex pentagons. All three … Continue reading