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NCTM 2016 Annual Meeting & Exposition

Please note: The NCTM conference program is subject to change.

350- Perplexing Platonics: What Relationships Can We Find and Prove?

Friday, April 15, 2016: 9:45 AM-11:00 AM
2006 (Moscone)


Lead Speaker:
Teri Willard
Janet M. Shiver


Come construct regular polyhedra, also known as the Platonic solids. Use your models to discover two special relationships related to the characteristics of these solids. Employ mathematical reasoning to develop a proof of the relationships. Classroom-ready materials will be available.


Presentation Format: 8-10 Workshop


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