ERIC Number: EJ420621
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
The Dark Side of the Moebius Strip.
Schwarz, Gideon E.
American Mathematical Monthly, v97 n10 p890-97 Dec 1990
Discussed are various models proposed for the Moebius strip. Included are a discussion of a smooth flat model and two smooth flat algebraic models, some results concerning the shortest Moebius strip, the Moebius strip of least elastic energy, and some observations on real-world Moebius strips. (KR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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