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This publication opens up a big box of arithmetic at an effortless point, one during which the part of aesthetic excitement, either within the shapes of the curves and of their mathematical relationships, is dominant. This publication describes tools of drawing airplane curves, starting with conic sections (parabola, ellipse and hyperbola), and occurring to cycloidal curves, spirals, glissettes, pedal curves, strophoids and so forth. typically, 'envelope tools' are used. There are twenty-five full-page plates and over 90 smaller diagrams within the textual content. The e-book can be utilized in colleges, yet can also be a reference for draughtsmen and mechanical engineers. As a textual content on complex airplane geometry it may entice natural mathematicians with an curiosity in geometry, and to scholars for whom Euclidean geometry isn't really a valuable learn.

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16). The fractal characteristic can be seen even in the algebraic form of lattice parameters (Diudea and Nagy 2007). (a) S2(D); v = 140 (two-fold axis) (b) (S2)3(D); v = 6860 (five-fold axis) Fig. 16 Iterative S2 operation on dodecahedron: observe the fractal covering in case of 3-times repetition (b) The only fullerene constructible by S2 is C28 , when applied on the Tetrahedron. 3 Coverings by Sequences of Map Operations Sumanenic flowers S[r] can be generated by several sequences of map operations, as follows (Diudea 2005b).

4 Polygonal mapping of a fullerene patch; P3 (a); P4 (b) and P5 (c) Fig. 5 Polygonal mapping of the dodecahedron by P3 (D) (a); P4 (D) (b) and P5 (D) (c) (a) (b) (c) 3 C60 Structural Relatives – An Omega-Aided Topological Study 43 Medial Med of a map is achieved (Diudea 2003; Pisanski and Randi´c 2000; Diudea 2004) by putting a new vertex in the middle of each original edge. Join two vertices if the original edges span an angle (and are consecutive within a rotation path around their common vertex in M), Fig.

N = 7, 13, 19, 25, . . Proof From Figs. 15, one can see: The cage is made by a symmetric cap and a TUH[12,n]. There are five distinct cases of ops. We denote the corresponding edges by e1 , e2 , . , e5 . 6, we can see that |s(e1 ) = 2| , |s(e2 )| = n − 1, |s(e3 )| = n, |s(e3 )| = n, |s(e4 )| = 1 and |s(e5 )| = 6. On the other hand, there are 4, 8, 4, 18 and n − 2 similar edges for each of edges e1 , e2 , e3 , e4 and e5 , respectively. So, we have (C12n+4, x) = 14x + 4x2 + (n − 2)x6 + 4xn−1 + 8xn ; (C12n+4, x) = 14x + 4x2 + (n − 2)x6 + 8xn−1 + 4xn+1 ; e1 e2 n = 3, 5, 9, 11, 15, .

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