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==Questions==
 
==Questions==
 
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The movie can be found online: [http://http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OmSbdvzbOzY The Dot and the Line on Youtube]
 
* Watch the movie with a critical eye. Do you see any mistakes?
 
* Watch the movie with a critical eye. Do you see any mistakes?
 
* What types of shapes do we encounter in the first 5 minutes of the movie?
 
* What types of shapes do we encounter in the first 5 minutes of the movie?

Latest revision as of 09:35, 14 November 2012

This short movie is based on the book The Dot and the Line: A Romance in Lower Mathematics by Norton Juster (1963). The latter was inspired by Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions.

  • Run time: 10 minutes
  • Release date: 1965
  • Directors: Chuck Jones and Maurice Noble
  • Producers: Chuck Jones and Les Goldman
  • Award: 1965 Academy Award for Animated Short Film

Questions

The movie can be found online: The Dot and the Line on Youtube

  • Watch the movie with a critical eye. Do you see any mistakes?
  • What types of shapes do we encounter in the first 5 minutes of the movie?