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# Can a cube be cut with a plane to produce any polygon having more than six sides?

Updated: 12/11/2022

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If you were to take the cube and cut off one of the corners you would create a polygon with 5 faces(pentagon) plus a top and bottom = 7 sides. As long as the cut does not go through the center of the cube which would result in a pyramid structure with only 5 sides.

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