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Topic: REJECTED Re: tet. calculations easier - Joe N
Replies: 4   Last Post: Aug 4, 2013 9:25 PM

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 frank zubek Posts: 222 Registered: 5/12/09
REJECTED Re: tet. calculations easier - Joe N
Posted: Aug 1, 2013 3:25 PM

Kirby wrote;
We can have the exact same cube and pass it back and forth and yet not
assign it the same volume.
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I thought if we did have same cubes and pour beans, rice, water,or whatever medium, that these **IDENTICAL** cubes would be acting as **IDENTICAL** containers.
We use these mediums for kids, to understand the RELATIVE volume relations among say tetra. octa. cube, rh. dodeca and all what is buildable by OUR tetrahedrons that now have establish a RELATIVE relations like for example; the cube = 3 tet. vol.
Now I'm sure these messages MUST be conflicting with the experts, the readers,the teachers, the scientists, and all who follow this debate, maybe I'm just not reading you correctly, maybe your strategy requires ALL sorts of stipulations, contradictions, assumptions and all I have are models, and a pocket calculator and the calculator as well the models telling me that the beans we pour are of exact same amount in any tetra, cube, octah. so maybe we need to invent some new edges, some new numbers, perhaps even NEW WORDS.

frank

Date Subject Author
8/1/13 frank zubek
8/2/13 kirby urner
8/3/13 frank zubek
8/3/13 frank zubek
8/4/13 kirby urner