Reversible Polyhedra

  • Jin Akiyama
  • Kiyoko Matsunaga


I have here a pig. Actually, it is a truncated octahedron (Fig. 14.1.1). And I can transform this pig into something else if I turn it inside out. What do you think will I get?


Unit Cube Giant Panda Hexagonal Prism Dissection Plane Reversible Pair 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jin Akiyama
    • 1
  • Kiyoko Matsunaga
    • 2
  1. 1.Tokyo University of ScienceTokyoJapan
  2. 2.YokohamaJapan

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