Bottles in a Wine Rack
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|Interactive Mathematics Miscellany and Puzzles, Alexander Bogomolny|
|Arranging wine bottles in a rack leads, under certain circumstances, to a curious mathematical problem discussed in books by S. Wagon and R. Honsberger. The site arouse out of an attempt to illustrate their solution. The dynamic illustration quickly uncovered a flaw in their argument and helped discover an amendment and a generalization. Both are beautifully illustrated.|
|Levels:||High School (9-12), College|
|Resource Types:||Articles, Web Interactive/Java|
|Math Topics:||Euclidean Plane Geometry|
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