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Geometry - Symmetry

Describe a real world example of the symmetric property.

Examples could be:

Helical Symmetry

Reflective Symmetry

Rotational Symmetry

Translational Symmetry

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Feb 16, 2013
Geometry
by: Staff


Answer

Part I


Nine Real World Examples of the symmetric property in geometry


Helical symmetry

Helical symmetry in everyday hardware:

Helical Symmetry - Threads of Screw




http://www.morguefile.com/archive/display/650925



Helical Symmetry - Drill Bit


http://www.morguefile.com/archive/display/50812



Helical symmetry used in architecture:

Helical Symmetry - Architecture


http://jwilson.coe.uga.edu/EMT668/EMAT6680.2000/Umberger/MATH7210/SymmArch/Spiral/Spiral.html


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Feb 16, 2013
Geometry
by: Staff


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Part II


Reflection Symmetry

Mountain reflected in water

Reflection Symmetry - Reflection of Mountain in Lake


http://fwallpapers.com/files/images/mountain-reflection-water.jpg



Reflection Symmetry in a quilt


Reflection Symmetry - Patterns in Quilt


http://finitegeometry.org/sc/16/quiltgeometry.html



Translational Symmetry

Translational Symmetry in a brick wall

Translation Symmetry - Arrangement of Bricks in Wall


http://classes.yale.edu/fractals/IntroToFrac/SelfSim/Symmetry/HorizTrans.html


Translational Symmetry in music

Translation Symmetry - Musical Score


http://solomonsmusic.net/examp8.gif




Rotational Symmetry

Rotational Symmetry in playing cards

Rotational Symmetry - Playing Cards


http://currie.digitalbrain.com/currie/web/departments/Dept%20Folders/Maths/S1&2/Symmetry/Rotational%20Symmetry/


Rotational Symmetry in Jewelry

Rotational Symmetry - Jewelry


http://beadorigami.blogspot.com/2012/02/crystal-sapphire-rivoli-kaleidoscopes.html





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