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**Cornucopia of Maths facts about hexagons,**including the area of a hexagon, lengths and angles, number sequences, tiling, etc**Flexagons**- paper strips folded and flexed**Tessellation**- ways to tessellate hexagons; make your own tessellation**3D solids**- where are the hexagons hidden? Cubes, etc dissected**Szilassi Polyhedron**- 7 hexagonal faces, a solid with a hole in the middle**Magic Hexagon**- like a magic square, but ...**Pythagoras' Theory**- proved with hexagons**Pick's Theorem**- proved on an isometric grid**Polyhexes**- dominoes / polyominoes but using hexagons**Reuleaux Polygons**- the Reuleaux pentagon rotates in a hexagon**Graham's Hexagon**- the "Largest Small Hexagon"**3D models of touching colour regions on some toruses**- not hexagons, but nice
**The game of Hex**- fascinating 2 player strategy game**Other board games**based on hexagons**Dots and Hexagons**- the hexagon version of Dots and Boxes**Hexagonal wordgames**- puzzles, crosswords, wordsearch**Hexagonal mazes**- ways to make mazes with hexagons**Colouring problems**- colour the hexagons**Hexagon paradox**- strange goings on when you measure the area of this hexagon.**Paper projects**- an index to hexagon paper-based projects on this site
**Hexagonal grids on paper**- various sizes for printing**Hexagon Planter**- to be made from wood**Hexagon Mesh**- ready made pattern for a circular grille**Hexagonal roof**- maybe for a bird table**Tiling with hexagonal tiles**- how many you'll need
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