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Broad Topics > Fractions, Decimals, Percentages, Ratio and Proportion > Fractal

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How Many Elements Are There in the Cantor Set?

Age 14 to 18

This article gives a proof of the uncountability of the Cantor set.

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Where Art and Maths Combine

Age 11 to 18

In this article, Rachel Melrose describes what happens when she mixed mathematics with art.

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How Long Is the Cantor Set?

Age 11 to 14 Challenge Level:

Take a line segment of length 1. Remove the middle third. Remove the middle thirds of what you have left. Repeat infinitely many times, and you have the Cantor Set. Can you find its length?

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Smaller and Smaller

Age 7 to 14 Challenge Level:

Can you predict, without drawing, what the perimeter of the next shape in this pattern will be if we continue drawing them in the same way?

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The Cantor Set

Age 11 to 14 Challenge Level:

Take a line segment of length 1. Remove the middle third. Remove the middle thirds of what you have left. Repeat infinitely many times, and you have the Cantor Set. Can you picture it?