How will you make six triangles with six tooth pics?
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Originally Posted by u2_wa How will you make six triangles with six tooth pics? Hi u2_wa, Construct a 'Star of David' See attachment.
Originally Posted by u2_wa How will you make six triangles with six tooth pics? How do you make four triangles with six toothpics?
Originally Posted by ThePerfectHacker How do you make four triangles with six toothpics? Tetrahedron. CB
Now if I say how will you make six equilateral triangles with six tooth pics?
Originally Posted by u2_wa Now if I say how will you make six equilateral triangles with six tooth pics? Masters solution does this already (if done carefully) CB
Originally Posted by ThePerfectHacker How do you make four triangles with six toothpics? To make four triangles, we should go into 3D. Three triangles in space and one triangle in base
Originally Posted by CaptainBlack Masters solution does this already (if done carefully) In fact it gives eight equilateral triangles if you count the two big ones.
Originally Posted by Opalg In fact it gives eight equilateral triangles if you count the two big ones. If you move one of masters big triangles down so that a vertex falls on the side of the other you end up with exactly six equilateral triangles (including the two big ones). CB
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