# The Peculiarity And Quirkiness Of The Mobius Strip

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The Peculiarity And Quirkiness Of The Mobius Strip

What Is A Mobius Strip? The mobius strip is a real life optical illusion. It is a 3-dimensional object that has only 1 side. It is an example of non-Euclidean geometry; which means it challenges just about every theorem you learned in your geometry class.

What Does A Mobius Strip Look Like?

M.C. Escher Artwork

How Do You Make A Mobius Strip?
Take a long strip of paper, give one end a half twist and tape the ends together. To verify that it is mobius, take pencil and draw a line down the center of the strip and observe what happens. Take a scissors and cut on the line that you drew. Is this what you expected? Draw a line down the center of this strip. Is your new strip mobius?

How Do You Make A Mobius Strip?
Cut on this new line and observes what happens. Is this what you expected? Are either of these strips mobius?

Where Are Mobius Strips Used In The Real World?
Fashion

Sculptures

Children’s Playgrounds

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