You did so great with that fractal, Let's Make Another One!
You may need triangle grid paper to help you with the drawing.Directions:Want to see what this looks like?
Step One. Start with a large equilateral triangle
Step Two. Make a star:
- Divide one side of the triangle into three parts and remove the middle section.
- Replace it with two line segments the same length as the section you removed.
- Do this to all three sides of the triangle.
Wow! What did we do to get this figure?
Do you see why mathematicians call it a snowflake?
Did you say do it again?! You said do it again!!
Third IterationOkay, okay, one more time...
How about once all together?
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