Patterns Around the World
Following are links to Internet resources that can be used to support instruction of the
Math World feature for this chapter.
Lo Shu and The Story of Emperor Yu
The full story of the discovery of the turtle with the magic square can be found at the Math Forum at Swarthmore College. This tale was written by Richard Alejandre, and has been translated into Spanish. You'll find additional information and Internet links about magic squares at Suzanne Alejandre's Magic Squares page at the Math Forum site.
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