Dissections into Equilateral Triangles

  • W. T. Tutte


I am delighted to have the opportunity to contribute to this Collection honouring Martin Gardner. I once wrote a paper for his column in Scientific American, about dissections of rectangles into squares [7]. Perhaps another article on dissections would be appropriate here.


Equilateral Triangle Negative Pole Positive Pole Electrical Network Horizontal Segment 
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© Wadsworth International 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • W. T. Tutte
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  1. 1.University of WaterlooCanada

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