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CLIP 14268

Nets of cubes with Kjartan Poskitt

Nets of cubes with Kjartan Poskitt
Key Info
  • Nets of cubes with Kjartan Poskitt
  • Duration: 05:25
  • Kjartan Poskitt introduces us to nets of cubes, explaining what a net is. He then looks at some designs of six squares to see which will make a cube and which will not. He then shows us his favourite one and explains why it is his favourite. First webcast on 'Authors Live' in December 2011.
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  • Keywords: 2D, 3D, cube, cubes, representation, faces, AuthorsLive, Kjartan Poskitt, maths tricks, webcast
Ideas for use in class
  • This can be used when looking at 2D representations of 3D shapes, particularly cubes.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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