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Dissecting Hypercubes with Pascal's Triangle

Started by Unbeliever, October 02, 2018, 02:46:39 pm

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QuoteWhat does the inside of a tesseract look like? Pascal's Triangle can tell us. What shape is formed by taking a diagonal slice of a 4-dimensional cube? Or, a 10-dimensional cube? It turns out that a very familiar mathematical object - Pascal's triangle - can help us answer this question.

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