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Paper Model of an Octahedron

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Octahedron:
Number of faces: 8
Number of edges: 12
Number of vertices: 6


The octahedron is one of the 5 Platonic Solids (convex regular polyhedra). The model is made of 8 equilateral triangular faces.


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

net octahedron




Paper models:
octahedron model in color
octahedra (polyhedra with 8 faces)


Links
Virtual Octahedron (VRML-viewer is needed)
Octahedron (Wikipedia)


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