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Tangram Elects Board Officers & Members

Inside INdiana Business - Apr 6, 2017
Tangram has elected board officers and board members. The officers include: Chair: Randy Warman, Business Development Director For American ...

Vertical integration triggers growth for an LA-based office furniture provider

Building Design + Construction (press release) (registration) - Apr 17, 2017
Tangram Studio worked with Boston Consulting Group and the design firm Shubin Donaldson to come up with a resilient workspace for BCD's 45,000 sf of office space in downtown Los Angeles. Furniture customization is one of five divisions that Tangram ...

Tangram paradox?

Spektrum der Wissenschaft - Apr 21, 2017
Hier sind die Tangram-Steine zu einem Quadrat einerseits und zu einem langen Rechteck andererseits zusammengefügt, aber jedesmal ist die Figur mit den zwei Zusatzstücken zu einen Rechteck ergänzt (bitte auf Karton übertragen und dann schneiden ...

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Tangrams: 330 Puzzles

by: Ronald C. Read
What is a tangram? It is more easily seen and understood than defined in words. But to put it briefly, it is a geometric dissection puzzle in which seven standard pieces (five triangles, one square, one rhomboid) are used to make images of various objects. The origin of the name is not known, but the game itself is of Chinese origin, and for centuries it has been one of the most popular diversions in the Orient.
The tangram is not entirely new to America, since Yankee sea captains brought books of tangram puzzles back from Canton and Shanghai.
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Grandfather Tang's Story

by: Ann Tompert
This folktale told using ancient Chinese puzzles and watercolor illustrations has been beloved for over twenty-five years!

When Little Soo asks for a story, Grandfather Tang arranges the tangram pieces and two magic fox fairies spring to life. The foxes change shapes as quick as a wink, from rabbits to dogs to squirrels and geese. But their game turns dangerous when a hunter raises his bow. . . .

Originally published in 1990, Grandfather Tang’s Story will continue to delight new readers as the wonder of the tangram puzzle—and an endearing game between a grandfather and his granddaughter—reveals a story of magic, clever animals, and, ultimately, true friendship.
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Math Lab for Kids: Fun, Hands-On Activities for Learning with Shapes, Puzzles, and Games

by: Rebecca Rapoport, J.A. Yoder
Make learning math fun by sharing these hands-on labs with your child. Math Lab for Kids presents more than 50 activities that incorporate coloring, drawing, games, and items like prisms to make math more than just numbers. With Math Lab for Kids, kids can:

- Explore geometry and topology with hands-on examples like prisms, antiprisms, Platonic solids, and Möbius strips.
- Build logic skills by playing and strategizing through tangrams, toothpick puzzles, and the game of Nim.
- Draw graphs to learn the language of connections.
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Tangram Puzzles: 466 Tricky Shapes to Confound & Astound

by: Chris Crawford
Tangrams are a treasure trove of fun for puzzle fans of any age! Play this ancient game by putting seven shapes together in countless figures and forms; the level of difficulty is up to you. Set the clock and challenge your friends, do these brain stumpers on your own, or use the pieces to tell a story or create beautiful silhouettes for pure pleasure. The package comes complete with seven high-quality plastic tangram pieces bound in the lie-flat spiral book.
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Tangerine Dream - Tangram

0:00:00 - Set One [19.52] 0:19:52 - Set Two [20.27] 1980 Polygon Studios (Berlin) Edgar Froese, Chris Franke, Johannes Schmoelling In 1979 Edgar Froese met ...

How to Make A Set of Tangrams


Tangram - Seven Pieces Many Faces | English | Evergreen Puzzle

The Tangram is an ancient Chinese puzzle – invented thousands of years ago. It is made by cutting seven pieces from a square. There are two big triangles, two ...

What Is a Tangram Puzzle?

A Tangram is a geometric puzzle which originated in China, and is made from three basic geometric shapes. Tangrams are used to teach geometric rules and ...


Judy teaches Amber and Max to make a tangram picture with the help of different geometrical shapes. This is a product of Mexus Education Pvt. Ltd., ...