Decagon
Pronunciation: /ˈdɛk əˌgɒn/ ?
Geometric Nets
A geometric net
is a 2-dimensional shape that folds into a 3-dimensional polyhedron. Some geometric nets
that contain at least 1 decagon are shown in table 2. Click on the image of the net to
load a full page net that can be printed.
References
- decagon. http://wordnet.princeton.edu/. WordNet. Princeton University. (Accessed: 2011-01-08). http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=decagon&sub=Search+WordNet&o2=&o0=1&o7=&o5=&o1=1&o6=&o4=&o3=&h=.
- Venugopal, Valsaraj. Higher Elementary Geometry, 1st edition, pg 5. (Accessed: 2010-01-22). http://www.archive.org/stream/higherelementary033043mbp#page/n20/mode/1up/search/decagon.
- Hornbrook, A. R.. Concrete geometry for beginners, pg 127. American Book Company, 1895. (Accessed: 2010-01-22). http://www.archive.org/stream/concretegeometry00hornrich#page/127/mode/1up/search/decagon.
More Information
- McAdams, David. Geometric Nets. lifeisastoryproblem.com. Life is a Story Problem LLC. 2009-03-12. http://www.lifeisastoryproblem.com/explore/index_net.html.
Cite this article as:
Decagon. 2010-01-22. All Math Words Encyclopedia. Life is a Story Problem LLC. http://www.allmathwords.org/en/d/decagon.html.
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2010-01-22: Added "References" (
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2009-01-21: Added geometric nets containing decagons, Geometric Nets (
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2008-12-04: Initial version (
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