• Tessellations - M. C. Escher and how to make your own ...

    www.tessellations.org Tessellations here mean symmetric designs featuring animals, toasters, persons, etc, which can fit together in repetitive patterns like simple jigsaw puzzles.
  • Tessellation - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tessellation A tessellation of a flat surface is the tiling of a plane using one or more geometric shapes, called tiles, with no overlaps and no gaps. In mathematics ...
  • Tessellation - Math is Fun

    www.mathsisfun.com/geometry/tessellation.html Semi-regular Tessellations. A semi-regular tessellation is made of two or more regular polygons. The pattern at each vertex must be the same! There are only 8 semi ...
    • Cool Math 4 Kids - Tessellations - free online cool math ...

      www.coolmath4kids.com/tesspag1.html What are tessellations? Basically, a tessellation is a way to tile a floor (that goes on forever) with shapes so that there is no overlapping and no gaps.
    • Tessellation Creator

      illuminations.nctm.org/Activity.aspx A tessellation is a repeating pattern of polygons that covers a plane with no gaps or overlaps. What kind of tessellations can you make out of regular polygons?
    • Tessellations

      www.csun.edu/~lmp99402/Math_Art/Tesselations/tesselations.html What are Tessellations. The word 'tessera' in latin means a small stone cube. They were used to make up 'tessellata' - the mosaic pictures forming floors and tilings ...
    • Math Forum: What Is a Tessellation?

      mathforum.org/sum95/suzanne/whattess.html You can also use a variety of regular polygons to make semi-regular tessellations. A semiregular tessellation has two properties which are:
    • Tessellations | What are they?

      www.tessellations.org/tess-what.shtml What are Tessellations ? The word 'tessera' in latin means a small stone cube. They were used to make up 'tessellata' - the mosaic pictures forming floors and tilings ...
    • Interactivate: Tessellate! - Shodor

      www.shodor.org/interactivate/activities/Tessellate Tessellate! Shodor > Interactivate > Activities > Tessellate! Tessellate!: Create a tessellation by deforming a triangle, rectangle or hexagon to form a polygon ...
    • Tessellation -- from Wolfram MathWorld

      mathworld.wolfram.com/Tessellation.html Tessellation. A tiling of regular polygons (in two dimensions), polyhedra (three dimensions), or polytopes (dimensions) is called a tessellation. Tessellations can be ...