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Heptadecagon Hinder (Posted on 2014-07-13) Difficulty: 4 of 5
Show how a regular heptadecagon be constructed with a strip of paper with parallel sides, a pencil and an unmarked straight edge.

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Well if you make a simple knot with a strip of paper and flatten it out carefully you get a regular pentagon. 

I'm pretty sure a knot with more loops could make a polygon with a higher odd number of sides.

I don't know what you'd need the pencil and straight edge for.

  Posted by Jer on 2014-07-16 00:46:38
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