TITLE

SHAPING up: The 3rd Dimension

PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Think of a Number;2005, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
A chapter from the book "Think of a Number: A Fascinating Look at the World of Numbers" is presented. It focuses on various shapes with three dimensions. A tetrahedron is comprised of four equilateral triangles like a pyramid except that its base is triangular instead of square. A cube is made of six squares joined at right angles. An octahedron has eight equilateral triangles that look like pyramids that are put together.
ACCESSION #
43901447

 

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