Cube Slicing

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This lesson asks participants to classify possible plane sections of cubes. Once the participants think about it a bit, they can experiment with plastic cube-shaped boxes, rubber bands, and colored water.

Here is a video of Risa Wolfson and Emiliano Gomez leading the session.

http://youtu.be/NdlCC49rRvk