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Topic: convex polyhedra with all faces regular
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Phil Carmody

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Re: convex polyhedra with all faces regular
Posted: Dec 9, 2012 10:07 AM
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quasi <quasi@null.set> writes:
> Prove or disprove:
>
> For each positive integer n, there are only finitely many
> convex polyhedra, up to similarity, such that all faces are
> regular polygons (not necessarily of the same type) with at
> most n edges.


Are we to assume Euclidean geometry? I suspect with a closed
geometry, the answer would be very different.

Then again, you'd want to exclude degenerate polyhedra even
in the Euclidean case.

Phil
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