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Tessellations

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Tessellations by Rotation

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  Tessellations
Tessellations are patterns that repeat endlessly without leaving gaps.

Tessellation patterns are used for tiles, mosaics, quilts and art.

Totally Tessellated The art, math and history of tessellations. Created by students for the Thinkquest contest. A great section on M.C. Escher, the most famous tessellation artist.

Dr. Matrix The doctor explains tiling and tessellations and has a challenge for you programmers out there.

Grotesque Geometry Current artists creating tessellation patterns.

Quilting Tessellations Quilts can be made of tessellating patterns.

Tessellations, Puzzles, Prints & More Cool puzzles and artwork.

More tessellations... (Math Forum)

Tessellations

http://www.tessellations.org/
http://mathforum.org/sum95/suzanne/tess.intro.html
http://www.cromp.com/tess/home.html
http://www.coolmath.com/tesspag1.htm

  
 
 
 

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