# Binomial Cube

From Montessori Album

Binomial Cube | |
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Sensorial - Visual Discrimination of Form | |

Level | Primary |

Age | 3 + |

Prerequisites | Pink Tower |

Materials | Binomial Cube |

In this activity the child assembles a three-dimensional puzzle made up of 8 wooden blocks. This puzzle is the physical representation of the binomial formula: (a+b)^{3}. This activity prepares the child to use the Trinomial Cube. It also indirectly prepares the child to learn Algebra later on.

## Contents

## Presentations[edit]

### Presentation 1[edit]

### Presentation 2[edit]

### Video[edit]

Teacher training lecture on the Binomial Cube.

## Points of Interest[edit]

## Control of Error[edit]

## Variations and Extensions[edit]

TED Talk on the Binomial Cube used at different levels.

## Material[edit]

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## Further Reading[edit]

- Basic Montessori: Learning Activities for Under-fives by David Gettman, pages 94-97