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Paper Tetrahedron

tetrahedron tetrahedron paper model Paper model tetrahedron on pedestal

Number of faces: 4
Number of edges: 6
Number of vertices: 4

The tetrahedron is one of the 5 Platonic Solids (convex regular polyhedra). The model is made of 4 equilateral triangular faces.

Tetrahedron nets for making the shape

tetrahedron (.PDF)
tetrahedron on pedestal (.PDF)
tetrahedron (large) (.PDF)
Print the PDF file to make the paper model.

The large version of the tetrahedron has a circumscribed sphere diameter of 24 cm (9.5 inches).

net tetrahedron

decorated tetrahedron decorated tetrahedron

Paper models:
tetrahedron model in color

Virtual Tetrahedron (VRML-viewer is needed)

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