The Soma Cube Puzzle
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|Purchase the Soma Cube. Piet Hein, a Danish poet and inventor, visualized the set of all irregular shapes formed by no more than 4 cubes, each of the same size, and realized that the seven simplest irregular combinations of cubes can form a larger Soma Cube.|
|Levels:||High School (9-12), College|
|Resource Types:||Manipulatives, Problems/Puzzles, Educational Vendors|
|Math Topics:||Higher-Dimensional Geometry, Polyhedra|
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