How to Fold It

By Joseph O’Rourke

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With the help of 200 color figures, Joseph O'Rourke helps readers discover mathematical theorems through folding paper. He explains these fascinating folding problems starting from high school algebra and geometry and introducing more advanced concepts in tangible contexts as they arise. The book's website,, has dynamic animations of many of the foldings and downloadable templates for readers to fold or cut out.

Subject: Mathematics & Statistics -> Mathematics -> Mathematics General

How to Fold It
The Mathematics of Linkages, Origami, and Polyhedra
1st edition
Publisher: Cambridge University Press 4/25/11
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Language: English

ISBN 10: 1139234862
ISBN 13: 9781139234863
Print ISBN: 9780521767354

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