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Chaos, Fractals, and Arcadia

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Author:Robert L. Devaney; Dept. of Mathematics, Boston University
Description: An animated description of some of the mathematical ideas lurking in the background of Tom Stoppard's play Arcadia. Introduction; Thomasina's Geometry of Irregular Forms; The Chaos Game; The Sierpinski Hexagon; Thomasina's Fern; Valentine's Grouse; Summary and References; Appendix - the Formulas.

Levels: High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Articles, Web Interactive/Java
Math Topics: Chaos, Fractals

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