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Paper Model of a 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 (.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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