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Haga, Kazuo, 1934-
Origamikusu. English
Origamics : mathematical explorations through paper folding / Kazuo Haga ; edited and translated by Josefina C. Fonacier, Masami Isoda
Alternate Title Mathematical explorations through paper folding
[English ed.]
Hackensack, NJ : World Scientific, c2008
book jacket
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 4th Floor  QA491 .H34 2008    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Polyhedra -- Models
Physical Description xvii, 134 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note "It is easy to see that origami has links with geometry. Creases and edges represent lines, intersecting creases and edges make angles, the intersections themselves represent points. Because of its manipulative and experiential nature, origami could become an effective context for the learning and teaching of geometry. In this book, origami is used to reinforce the study of geometry. ... The activities in this book differ from ordinary origami in that no figures of objects result. Rather, they lead the reader to study the effects of the folding and seek patterns."--P. v
Alternate Author Fonacier, Josefina
Isoda, Masami

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