The Stomachion is a very ancient Tangram-like puzzle designed by Archimedes around the year 200 BC. Let's play a little bit in order to know something more about this puzzle. After that you'll have to fill in the following activities.
Thursday, January 22, 2015
Thursday, January 15, 2015
Take your own tangram and try to build 5 different constructions. You don't need to use the ones of the picture, you can surf on the internet to find more. Draw the solution of the constructions on a piece of paper. Afterwards, try to invent a story in which all the created characters appear.
Wednesday, January 7, 2015
Have you ever wondered how to compute the length of the sides of every tangram figure? To do so, first of all you should know what the Pythagoras theorem is. Watch the videos and do the following activity.