
Accession Number : ADA139270
Title : On the Equidecomposability of a Regular Triangle and A Square of Equal Areas.
Descriptive Note : Technical summary rept.,
Corporate Author : WISCONSIN UNIVMADISON MATHEMATICS RESEARCH CENTER
Personal Author(s) : Crowe,D W ; Schoenberg,I J
PDF Url : ADA139270
Report Date : Jan 1984
Pagination or Media Count : 9
Abstract : This paper deals with the subject of the first chapter of the second author's book Mathematical Time Exposures: The equidecomposability of a regular triangle and a square of equal areas. A new solution of the problem is given, which also shows that the solution of the problem as given in the third edition of Hogo Steinhaus 'Mathematical Snapshots', is not correct. (Author)
Descriptors : *Polygons, *Triangles, *Decomposition, Plane geometry, Problem solving, Solutions(General)
Subject Categories : Theoretical Mathematics
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE