Calculate Number of Gaps
Calculator for the number of gaps or intermediate pieces in a regular arrangement of spheres or similar objects in a surface or in a space. Gaps occur when adjacent pieces do not fit together seamlessly. Please specify the number of pieces in length and width, and in the case of a three-dimensional arrangement also in height. The number of gaps is calculated. The formula is (l-1)*(w-1) or (l-1)*(w-1)*(h-1) for h≥2.
With 4 pieces in length and 3 in width, there are 6 gaps (red dots).
For this egg carton the length is 5, the width is 2. There are 4 elevations in between.
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