Angles and Pencil-Turning Mysteries

S1, E3: Angles and Pencil-Turning Mysteries

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S1 E3: Using nothing more than an ordinary pencil, see how three angles in a triangle can add up to 180 degrees. Then compare how the experience of turning a pencil on a flat triangle differs from walking in a triangular shape on the surface of a sphere. With this exercise, Professor Tanton introduces you to the difference between flat and spherical geometry.