Rated Symmetry
Examples 



Distinct elements in each motif: 11 Symmetry within motif: Reflection Type of symmetry: Rotation Number of repeats: 12 Interest = 11/(2.5)(1)(12) = .37 Interpretation: Boring 

Distinct elements in each motif: 15 Symmetry within motif: Reflection Type of symmetry: Reflection Number of repeats: 4 Interest = 15/(2.5)(2.5)(4) = .6 Interpretation: Boring 

Distinct elements in each motif: 5 Symmetry within motif: None Type of symmetry: Rotation Number of repeats: 3 Interest = 5/(1)(1)(3) = 1.7 Interpretation: Patterned 

Distinct elements in each motif: 8 Symmetry within motif: None Type of symmetry: Rotation Number of repeats: 2 Interest = 8/(1)(1)(2) = 4 Interpretation: Interestingly Patterned 

Distinct elements in each motif: 20 Symmetry within motif: None Type of symmetry: Reflection Number of repeats: 4 Interest = 20/(1)(2.5)(4) = 2 Interpretation: Patterned 

Distinct elements in each motif: 80 Symmetry within motif: Reflection Type of symmetry: Reflection Number of repeats: 4 Interest = 80/(2.5)(2.5)(4) = 3.2 Interpretation: Interestingly Patterned 

Distinct elements in each motif: 56 Symmetry within motif: Translation Type of symmetry: Translation Number of repeats: 2 Interest = 56/(5)(5)(2) = 2.8 Interpretation: Interestingly Patterned 

Distinct elements in each motif: 24 Symmetry within motif: Glide Reflection Type of symmetry: Translation Number of repeats: 6 Interest = 24/(1)(5)(6) = .8 Interpretation: Boring 

Distinct elements in each motif: 7 Symmetry within motif: None Type of symmetry: Reflection Number of repeats: 2 Interest = 7/(1)(2.5)(2) = 1.4 Interpretation: Patterned 

Distinct elements in each motif: 90 Symmetry within motif: None Type of symmetry: Reflection Number of repeats: 4 Interest = 90/(1)(2.5)(4) = 9 Interpretation: Disturbingly Patterned 