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Mathematical Lens
Mathematical Lens: The Spider-Trickster Does Mathematics

 

March 2011, Volume 104, Issue 7, Page 494

Abstract:
The photograph analyzed this month is of a sculpture in the collection of the Oakland Museum of California. The mathematics involved includes fractal geometry, self-similarity, pattern recognition, and finding areas.

Keywords:
Article
Conceptual Development
Area
Grades 9-12
Teacher
Geometric Patterns
Symmetry