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Author:Guenter Albrecht-Buehler
Description: About pentominoes, the patterns they create, and what pentominoes have to do with Escher, Penrose, Logic, Impossible Objects, Mathematics, and Art. Download a DOS program, 'newpent.exe', that assembles (6x10) pentomino solutions manually or automatically and does some other entertaining things. Or visit a gallery of pentomino wood mosaics.

Levels: Elementary, Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Graphics, Manipulatives, Problems/Puzzles, Topic Tools Miscellaneous
Math Topics: Triangles and Other Polygons, Symmetry/Tessellations, Logic/Foundations, Art

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