Search results

Refine results by

Year level
Resource type
Learning area

Refine by topic

Main topic Specific topic Related topic
Image

Flower symmetry - mathematics activities

The photograph shows the flowers of a five-petalled weed common in southern Australia, where it is called a soursob. The symmetry in this plant, and in many other naturally occurring examples, contributes to the human understanding of 'beauty'. The mathematical interest in the pentagon and its correlate, the pentagram, ...