Doubling the Cube
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|Linked essay covering the history of and some solutions to the classical problem in Greek mathematics of doubling or duplicating the cube, also called the Delian problem; and on proving the impossibility of constructing a solution using only ruler and compass.|
|Levels:||Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)|
|Resource Types:||Articles, Bibliographies|
|Math Topics:||Higher-Dimensional Geometry, Constructions|
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