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ERIC Number: EJ1155929
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2017
Pages: 4
Abstractor: ERIC
ISSN: ISSN-0045-0685
Diversions: Gemblo and Polyhex Blokus
Gough, John
Australian Mathematics Teacher, v73 n3 p32-35 2017
This article describes how to play two abstract strategy board games: (1) "Blokus" which uses polyominoes--plane geometric figures formed by joining one or more equal squares edge to edge; and (2) "Gemblo" which uses translucent, colored pieces, each of which is made up of one to five hexagons.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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