Sierpinski Gasket

The Sierpinski Gasket is named for the Polish mathematician who first proposed it. It is a fractal image that is made from equilateral triangles. A Sierpinski Gasket can be easily constructed by anyone who can manage paper, scissors, and glue. The concepts behind it are accessible to young children, yet challenging to older students.

Some of these concepts are:

Sierpinski Gaskets in the Classroom