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Cut the stylized frog in the picture into six pieces having the same shape and size, possibly mirrored.

The frog

The white dots are guide points. They help recognizing the shape's geometry. You are not restricted to cut along those points.

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    $\begingroup$ Is it possible using the white dots? $\endgroup$
    – warspyking
    Commented Jan 5, 2015 at 2:35
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    $\begingroup$ @warspyking Sure. You don't have to, but you can use the white dots as well. $\endgroup$
    – GOTO 0
    Commented Jan 5, 2015 at 7:10
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    $\begingroup$ Is there a solution for which each piece is made up of 9 of those unit sized squares? (I'm pretty sure I counted 54 of them in all) $\endgroup$ Commented Jan 5, 2015 at 7:20
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    $\begingroup$ @DennisMeng Yes :) $\endgroup$
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  • $\begingroup$ Excellent. I'll try to find that one $\endgroup$ Commented Jan 5, 2015 at 7:27

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I think this is the solution:

solution

I printed out the image and cut out each unit square and then it was more easier to try out all positions.

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  • $\begingroup$ Nice one, I've just found that solution as well, but you were faster. Good work. $\endgroup$
    – BmyGuest
    Commented Jan 5, 2015 at 15:51
  • $\begingroup$ Good Work! I have started from your blue section and this shape was one of my tries, but I did not try to mirror it for red one. $\endgroup$
    – Rafe
    Commented Jan 6, 2015 at 6:06

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