Models of Polyhedra (The Geometry Junkyard)
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|David Eppstein, Theory Group, ICS, UC Irvine|
|One of the most common forms of geometric model-making involves construction of the five Platonic solids, and of various related symmetric three-dimensional polyhedra. The most common construction methods involve folding and gluing together cut-out paper polygons, but some of the model-builders listed on this page have carved their polyhedra from solid materials.|
|Levels:||Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12), College|
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