Spatial Reasoning and Pólya’s Five Planes Problem
Seán Madden, Ricardo Diaz
September 2008, Volume 102, Issue 2, Page 128
George Pólya's Five Planes Problem is used to illustrate the modern student's power of spatial reasoning. This, coupled with their access to technology, provides students with several avenues to solutions. Five different approaches are outlined. Includes an appendix with details for solving recurrence relations.
Problem Solving / Problem Posing