Polydron Frameworks Archimedean Solids Standard 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. This set will allow you to construct each of the 13 Archimedean Solids. This 160 piece set contains: 80 Equilateral Triangles, 30 Squares, 12 Pentagons, 20 Hexagons, 6 Octagons, 12 Decagons, Work cards and a booklet. Each square piece measures 7.5 x 7.5cm. Age: 6+.