A Conversation for The Soma Cube

Rhomboid solids

Post 1


Is there any essential difference between a Soma cube and a Soma rhomboid solid (shape with six faces, each of which is a rhombus)?

Rhomboid solids

Post 2


Off the top of my head smiley - smiley I'd say yes, as once the pieces have been formed into rhomboids they will lose some of their symmetries (particularly rotational symmetries) that allow the pieces to be re-formed into different solutions to the puzzle.

Pimms smiley - mistletoe

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