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Zome Geometry: Hands-on Learning with Zome Models

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Author:George W. Hart
Description: An upcoming book full of things you can make with the Zome System geometry construction set - a hands-on guide to the geometry of three-dimensional space. Contents include: Angles, Polygons, Polyhedra; Icosahedron and Dodecahedron; Platonic Solids; Counting; Symmetry; Euler's Theorem; Lengths and Golden Ratio; Tessellations; Duality; Descartes' Theorem; Cubes in a Dodecahedron; Archimedean Solids; Strut Lengths and Angles; Zonohedra; Area; Space Structures; Volume; Big domes; Coordinates; Self-intersecting polyhedra; The Fourth Dimension; Stellations; Fractal Structures; Proof of Euler's Theorem and Descartes' Theorem.

Levels: Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Manipulatives, Books
Math Topics: Higher-Dimensional Geometry

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