Dimensions and Math

DIMENSION CALCULATIONS and FRACTALS

My granddaughter did extensive research and created the following using primarily two websites thinkquest.org and mathgrapher.com

Did you ever wonder what might be a calculation for the various dimensions? This is very important in understanding how self-similar fractals are mathematically calculated. A self-similar fractal is a repeat of itself to infinity.

The formula that applies is as follows:

 

Calculating eD=N Fractal Dimension using Self-Similarity

 

magnification dimension = # identical shapes

e = magnification

D = dimension

N = Resulting number of identical shapes

 

 

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Caleb DRC 4 years ago

Short hub, but packed with information: good job.

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