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Author:Drew, Wallace; Mathematics Across the Curriculum, Dartmouth College
Description: An interdisciplinary course in textile design and elementary group theory. Syllabus, course pages (notes, figures, questions, group work and homework), final project and class artworks from a 1996 math and art cross-curricular class at Dartmouth College. Topics include: Ritual Geometry, the Mandala and its Symmetries, Group Elements, Lusona, Groups and Groups Acting on Sets, Klimt and the Computer, Islam, Penrose and Rice, Escher, and Hundertwasser & Griffeath.

Levels: High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Graphics, Courses, Lesson Plans and Activities
Math Topics: Group Theory, Euclidean Plane Geometry, Symmetry/Tessellations, Set Theory, Art
Math Ed Topics: Interdisciplinary/Thematic Studies

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