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 Cutting planes with polygons (Posted on 2006-09-06)
Into how many regions can you partition the plane with m n-sided regular polygons?

For example, with two squares you can achieve up to 10 regions by choosing the right size and position of your squares.

 See The Solution Submitted by JLo Rating: 4.0000 (2 votes)

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 Subject Author Date re: Solution - last paragraph - and irregular polygons JLo 2006-09-21 13:16:23 Solution - last paragraph - and irregular polygons brianjn 2006-09-21 02:15:13 re(3): Who dares: Not I brianjn 2006-09-12 01:12:07 re(2): Who dares: Not I brianjn 2006-09-11 23:32:55 re: Who dares: Not I Jer 2006-09-11 11:20:23 Who dares: What if we have general polygons? JLo 2006-09-09 07:20:52 Speculation brianjn 2006-09-07 20:58:16 re(2): I agree. Full explanation. Attempted Proof brianjn 2006-09-07 20:47:09 Observations brianjn 2006-09-07 20:05:27 re: I agree. Full explanation. JLo 2006-09-07 13:24:35 I agree. Full explanation. Jer 2006-09-07 11:46:34 re(2): an equation Charlie 2006-09-06 16:11:28 re: an equation Richard 2006-09-06 15:54:49 an equation Dej Mar 2006-09-06 15:08:19 re: First speculation Charlie 2006-09-06 14:20:26 First speculation vswitchs 2006-09-06 13:24:27
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