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Tessellations and Reptiles

M.C. Escher and beyond!

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If you aren't convinced that geometry is beautiful, look no further than these quizzes to change your mind - from polygonal plane tilings to the mesmerizing art of M.C. Escher:

Which pair of regular polygons, including an octagon, can be used to tile the plane?

We'll even explore how tilings can relate to algebra! For example, the equation \[ \frac{1}{4} + \frac{1}{16} + \frac{1}{64} + \cdots = \frac{1}{3} \] can be represented like this:

Do you see why?

Master the problem solving skills of Outside the Box Geometry.

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