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23 September 2017
Tagged Art, geometric, geometrical, mathematical, tessellation, tile, tiles, tiling
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Beginning the Fractiles7 Refrigerator Experiment
To begin this experiment, I first purchased two refrigeratorsized Fractiles7 sets (available at http://fractiles.com/), and then, early on a Sunday, quietly arranged these rhombusshaped magnets on the refrigerator in our apartment (population: 4, which includes two math teachers and two teenagers), … Continue reading
Posted in Education, Life, Mathematics
Tagged Education, experiment, fractiles, fractiles7, geometry, magnet, Mathematics, refrigerator, rhombi, rhombus, tile, tiling
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Octagons Can Tile a Plane III
Unlike my previous octagontiling discoveries (see previous post), this is a chiral, radial tessellation, with the colors chosen to highlight that fact.
Posted in Mathematics
Tagged geometry, Mathematics, octagon, plane, radial, tessellate, tessellation, tile, tiling
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Octagons Can Tile a Plane II
In April 2014, I found a tessellation of the plane which uses two kinds of octagons — both types equilateral, but only one type regular. Now, I have found two more ways to tessellate a plane with octagons, and these … Continue reading
Posted in Mathematics
Tagged geometry, Mathematics, octagon, plane, polygon, tessellate, tessellation, tile, tiling
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Five Versions of a Tessellation Using Squares and Equilateral Triangles
I used four other colorschemes with this same tessellation, and those other images are shown below.
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16 June 2014
Tagged geometry, Mathematics, plane, square, tessellate, tessellation, tile, tiling, triangle
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Camping In Hexagonal Tents On a Tessellated Plane
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15 June 2014
Tagged Art, camping, geometric, geometrical, geometry, mathematical, Mathematics, tent, tessellation, tile, tiling
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Octagons Can Tile a Plane
This tessellation is made entirely of octagons. Half of them are regular, while the other half are equilateral and tetraconcave.