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The Greedy Triangle

The Greedy Triangle (22k) I use this book to inspire outdoor shape walks. - Mike
  • Geometry
  • Bridges
  • Self-acceptance

The Greedy Triangle
by Marilyn Burns
Published by Scholastic Inc.
ISBN 0-590-48991-7

Summary:
Dissatisfied with its shape, a triangle keeps asking the local shapeshifter to add more lines and angles until it doesn't know which side is up.


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