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Erlebnisland Mathematik

Euler’s Paths

Put the rope along the lines in such a way that each line is covered exactly once. Is this always possible? Can you start at any point? The Swiss mathematician Leonhard Euler (1707–1783) found a general pattern for systems of lines that can be covered this way.