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How to cut an equilateral triangle into only four pieces so they can be rearranged into a square? Henry Dudeney's solution to this (the Habberdasher's problem) is particularly neat as it can work using hinged pieces. [more] [thanks to] [code]

How to cut an equilateral triangle into only four pieces so they can be rearranged into a square? Henry Dudeney's solution to this (the Habberdasher's problem) is particularly neat as it can work using hinged pieces. [more] [thanks to] [code]

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I post original stuff about maths, space, computational linguistics and other things that I like. This blog is meant to be accessible and interesting to people of all backgrounds. My undergrad was maths in Cambridge, and I'm now starting research in Speech and Language technology. Email me at If you're new, check out this overview of my posts. All code posted is in Mathematica.

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