More dissection puzzle plans


More dissection puzzle plans



Circle tangram dissection puzzle plan
 
Circular tangram consists of 7 pieces, which are made by cutting 2 disks.
 
Circle tangram dissection puzzle plan
 
On the picture we offer you a cutting diagram, as well as the explanation on how you can get geometrically simple cutting lines to have 7 pieces.    

 Circle tangram dissection puzzle plan - Cutting diagram
 
Circular tangram is not considered as a difficult puzzle, therefore it is very suitable for the children. On the next picture are various shapes, which you can assemble with the circular tangram puzzle.

Circle tangram dissection puzzle plan - Tasks to solve


Circle dissection puzzle plan

Circle puzzle contains 10 pieces, but since the cutting diagram for circle puzzle is symmetric, it is actually just 5 pairs of different pieces.  

 Circle dissection puzzle plan
 
An image below shows a cutting diagram for the circle puzzle, which you can use to make this puzzle.

 Circle dissection puzzle plan - Cutting diagram
 
Forms and figures that you can assemble out of the circle puzzle:
 
Circle dissection puzzle plan - Tasks to solve


Six pointed star puzzle plan

Six pointed star dissection puzzle plan
 
This puzzle consists of the 6 same pieces that needs to be assembled into the hexagon with a star in its center.

Six pointed star dissection puzzle plan - Cutting diagram


T puzzle plan
 
T puzzle consist of 4 pieces that you can get by cutting the T-shaped geometric form.

 T dissection puzzle plan
 
On the next picture you can see the cutting pattern, by which can be made this dissection puzzle.

 T dissection puzzle plan - Cutting diagram
 
The figures and shapes that can be assembled from the tiles of this puzzle:

 T dissection puzzle plan - Solutions


Pythagoras dissection puzzle plan
 
Pythagoras puzzle is a classic dissection puzzle named after a well known Greek mathematician and philosopher. Pythagoras puzzle consists of 7 tiles which we get by cutting a square.

 Pythagoras dissection puzzle plan

On the next picture you can see the cutting diagram, which can be used to make this type of puzzle.

 Pythagoras dissection puzzle plan - Cutting diagram

Task of this puzzle is to assemble various shapes out of 7 pieces – you can see some of them on the following picture.

Pythagoras dissection puzzle plan - Tasks to solve


Greek cross into square puzzle plan

There are several ways to dissect Greek cross to get parts which can be rearranged into a square. The first example of such cutting was found in the middle of the 19th century, and it represents quite an elegant solution.
 
Greek cross dissection puzzle plan 1

Another variant of this puzzle is a Greek cross which has square opening in the middle, as is shown at cutting diagram below. In such case, there are two possible solutions to form a square – bigger or smaller one, depending on whether the square has an empty space in the middle, or not.

Greek cross dissection puzzle plan 2