How many times can you fold a sheet of paper?

Updated: Sep 24, 2020

Urban legend says you cannot fold a piece of paper more than 7 times. What do you think? Revisit our paper folding blog to test it out! Then head over to Mythbusters to see your yourself. Follow up with a TED Ed extension to the moon.


Paper Folding Activity

https://www.mapsfoundation.com/post/paper-folding-activity


Mythbusters-Folding Paper Seven Plus Times

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=65Qzc3_NtGs


TED Ed-Exponential Growth: How Folding Paper Can Get You to the Moon

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AmFMJC45f1Q

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