Mathematical Lens: Star Polygons
February 2008, Volume 101, Issue 6, Page 432
This issue: Photograph of people and flag star polygons with target questions on mathematical topics that include geometric patterns. Mathematical Lens uses photographs as a springboard for mathematical inquiry. The goal of this department is to encourage readers to see patterns and relationships that they can think about and extend in a mathematically playful way. Mathematical Lens is a regular department of Mathematics Teacher.
Problem Solving / Problem Posing
Reasoning and Proof