Polydron Frameworks Archimedean Solids Large Set

Archimedean Solids have been known to mathematicians for over 2000 years. Age 6+

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Archimedean Solids have been known to mathematicians for over 2000 years. This complete set makes the 13 Archimedean Solids, each of which has fascinating properties. Children can use a tutorial which is designed to support teachers and encourage both use of the set and interest in these remarkable solids. The kit encourages exploration, visualisation and an appreciation of the contributions of solid geometry to architecture and to our understanding of science and engineering. A great class set which will enable you to build and explore the 13 Archimedean Solids all at once. This 452 piece set contains: 200 Equilateral Triangles, 108 Squares, 48 Pentagons, 60 Hexagons, 12 Octagons, 24 Decagons, Work cards and a booklet. Each square piece measures 7.5 x 7.5cm. Age: 6+.