Piano-Hinged Dissections: Time to Fold!

1st Edition

Greg N. Frederickson

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A K Peters/CRC Press
Published November 30, 2006
Reference - 320 Pages
ISBN 9780429064722 - CAT# KE74796

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Summary

A dissection involves cutting a polygon into pieces in such a way that those pieces form another polygon; for a hinged dissection, the pieces must be attached by hinges. A piano hinge is "a long narrow hinge with a pin running the entire length of its joint." So, unlike regular hinged dissections, which swing or twist (around single point of hinge)

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