Tessellations fill a space with a single repeating shape, in a way that leaves no space or causes any overlap between the shapes.

Tessellations here mean designs featuring animals, birds, etc, which can fill the page, without over-lapping, to form a pattern. It's the simplest kind of jigsaw puzzle: all the pieces look alike!

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Examples[edit]. Triangular tiling,one of the three ... A honeycomb is a natural
tessellated structure. The Voderberg tiling, a spiral, ...

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Examples: tessellation rectangles. Rectangles. tessellation octagons and
squares. Octagons and Squares. tessellation pentagons. Different Pentagons ...

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Fish - These patterns are based on a simple fish design, made of a tilted square
... Jo Edkins 2007 - Return to Tessellations index.

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About regular tessellations, semi-regular tessellations and polymorph or demi-
regular tessellations. With explanations, examples and diagrams of each type.

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Jun 10, 2011 ... Basic Description. Tessellations, more commonly referred to as tilings, are
patterns which are repeated over and over without overlapping or ...

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Definition. A tessellation is created when a shape is repeated over and over
again covering a plane without any gaps or overlaps. Another word for a
tessellation ...

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Tessellations occur in nature, in the news, in our homes, and in our cities. ... Have
you seen a tessellation in the world around you? Photograph it, and contact us ...

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Definition of tessellation: Self-Test: look at examples of symmetry art and decide
... On this website, we define a tessellation as "a repetitive interlocking pattern of
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A good example of a rotation is one "wing" of a pinwheel which turns around the
... Tessellation reflection, Tessellation rotation, Tesselation Glide reflection ...