Sierpinski triangle made from pennies
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March 15, 2012
How many pennies would it take for this size? For the next larger size?
Sequel

How many pennies is in that Serpienski triangle? [I'm not sure this would work if I didn't already know they were pennies.]




How many selfrepeating 6th graders are there....or are they selfrepeating by definition?









Are they zombies? Can they see that giant triangle at that angle? Will the triangle wash away w/rain? Why didn't they center that better?

How much space would need to be between each student to outline the triangle?






How many people will it take to fill out the outline of the sierpinski triangle?












What is the ratio of the altitudes of the 8(?) triangles that are shared with the altitude of the largest triangle?






If they had started two yellow marks lower, how much further could they have gone before running out of parking lot on the sides?





What is the area of the colored triangles vs the area of the dark triangles?















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