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A Problem of Sallee on Equidecomposable Convex Bodies

R. J. Gardner
Proceedings of the American Mathematical Society
Vol. 94, No. 2 (Jun., 1985), pp. 329-332
DOI: 10.2307/2045399
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/2045399
Page Count: 4
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A Problem of Sallee on Equidecomposable Convex Bodies
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Abstract

We show that equidecomposable planar convex bodies need not be convex equidecomposable. This answers a question of Sallee. We also show that convex and scissors equidecomposability are equivalent notions for convex bodies in the plane, and include a discussion of these concepts in higher dimensions.

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