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Pentomino Relationships

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Visit this site: http://www.snaffles.demon.co.uk/pentanomes/

Author:Adrian Smith
Description: The site describes how pentominoes (twelve pieces of wood, each a different shape and each made of five cubes) fit together into rectangles or cuboids, as well as the subsequent challenge of finding as many other solutions as possible from the one just found. This site includes all the rectangular solutions, grouped into families.

Levels: High School (9-12), College, Research
Languages: English
Resource Types: Manipulatives, Recreations
Math Topics: Patterns/Relationships, Permutations/Combinations, Polyhedra, Euclidean Plane Geometry

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