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Interactive video lesson plan for: Who cares about topology? (Inscribed rectangle problem)

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An unsolved conjecture, the inscribed square problem, and a clever topological solution to a weaker version of the question, the inscribed rectangle problem (Proof due to H. Vaughan, 1977), that shows how the torus and mobius strip naturally arise in mathematical ponderings.

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