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You make a triangle with 3 toothpicks( /_\ ), and then 3 more triangles just like the first one.

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Q: How do you make 4 triangle with 12 toothpicks?
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How do you make 3 squares with 12 toothpicks?

A square has 4 sides therefore 3 squares from 12 toothpicks will simply be three unconnected squares

How do you make 4 squares with 12 toothpicks?

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Fuor toothpicks from 16 leave 12 which, by coincidence (?) is exactly enough for four equilateral triangles!

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# Make a plus sign with 4 toothpicks. # Make a large square around the plus sign with the remaining toothpicks (2 toothpicks per side) You now have 4 small squares inside 1 large square... total of 5 squares.

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Can 9 toothpicks s be used to form 4 congruent triangles?

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How do you make 2 squares and 4 triangles using 8 toothpicks?

Make a two by two grid with six toothpicks, and then place the other two toothpicks at a 45 degree angle on the corner of two of the squares.

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Area of triangle = 1/2 base times height1/2 * 12 * 4 = 24

What is the area of a triangle with a base of 12 inches and a height of 4 inches?

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How do you make 4 triangles with 6 toothpicks?

using four of them you make a square then using the remaining two make a criss cross in the middle of the square.

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Are of a triangle with base 6 inches and a height of 4 inches?

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How do you move 2 toothpicks to make 2 squares from 4?

You arrange 12 toothpicks into a large square, subdivided into four squares : 2 toothpicks on each side and four more, one each from the middle of the sides to the center of the large square. Now you have four (small) squares. Take away 2 adjacent toothpicks from the ones in the center, and you have 2 squares : one remaining small one and the large one that has the small one inside it. (see related link)

What is the area of a triangle with base6 height4?

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Kiley had a piece of bamboo skewer that measured 14 35 inches long. She wanted to cut it into toothpicks that were each 3 15 inches long. How many toothpicks can she make?

Are these numbers decimals? Is it 14.35 inches and 3.15 inches? If that is the case, then 14.35/3.15 = 4.56 or 4 toothpicks.

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