WONDER #1151: What Is a Möbius Strip?

Question 1 of 3

The Möbius strip is named after whom?

  1. August Ferdinand Möbius
  2. Isaac Newton
  3. Johann Benedict Listing
  4. Mobius stripling

Question 2 of 3

What German mathematician independently came up with the Mobius strip in July 1958, a couple of months before the person it’s named after?

  1. August Ferdinand Möbius
  2. Isaac Newton
  3. Johann Benedict Listing
  4. Mobius stripling

Question 3 of 3

The Möbius strip is closely connected to what other math concept?

  1. Polygon
  2. Infinity
  3. Addition
  4. Pythagorean Theorem

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