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A Pythagorean Tiling of the Plane

by Ernest J. Eckert (University of South Carolina) and Hugo Haagensen (Denmark)

This article originally appeared in:
Mathematics Magazine
June, 1989

Subject classification(s): Geometry and Topology | Plane Geometry | Patterns


The authors present an interesting tiling of the plane based on pythagorean triangles spiraled around a central square.


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