Freese's Dissection of a Regular Hexagon into Seven Hexagons

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This Demonstration shows Freese's dissection of a regular hexagon into seven congruent regular hexagons.

Contributed by: Izidor Hafner (March 2011)
Open content licensed under CC BY-NC-SA


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This dissection is described in [1, plate 71].

Reference

[1] G. N. Frederickson, Ernest Irving Freese's Geometric Transformations: The Man, the Manuscript, the Magnificent Dissections!, New Jersey: World Scientific, 2018.



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