- Home
- Tags
- Random Facts
- Latest Facts

Koch snowflake is also called as **Koch star** or **Koch island**. It is the mathematical curve which can be modeled by using the **fractal**. Fractal is the mathematical object that shows self similar pattern at all levels.

Koch snowflake are constructed with the equilateral triangle using the following methods,

- Divide the line segment into three equal segments with equal length.
- Draw an equilateral triangle that has middle segment from step 1 as its base and points upwards.
- Remove the line segment that forms the base of the triangle from base 2.

After the first iteration, you will get the shape of **Hexagram**.

If the process is repeated, the curve will never intersect and at a limit you will get a shape of **Koch Snowflake**. Koch Each process creates four times as many line segment in the previous process, length at each process grows 4/3 times. So the length of the curve after n iterations will be (4/3)n times.

Snowflake is the snow of infinite length. It will have an infinite boundary but finite area. The fractal dimension fo the Koch curve 4/log 3 = 1.26186.

We would often think that there are more number of natural numbers than the even numbers because nat...

If this is proved to be correct, everything we have learned in our life so far in Mathematics will g...

This will be one of the world most unexplained phenomena you would ever see. The miracle of numbers ...

Percy Spencer, an American Engineer accidentally discovered Microwave Oven while working on Raytheon...

The number of possibility chess moves after the white move's is 20 (ie 4 knight moves and 16 moves o...

A Beautiful Mind is the movie based on the life of john nash, who is said to be Nobel Laureate in e...

Your twin sibling will get more youthful than you when he returns from the space travel. If your twi...

Grigori Yakovlevich Perelman is a Russian mathematician, who made a history in Riemannian geometry a...

Daily Maths Topic Today - koch snowflake.