# WONDER #1692: Can You Fold a Piece of Paper More Than Seven Times?

Question **1** of **3**

## For many years, it was thought that a single piece of paper could not be folded more than how many times?

- 7
- 12
- 42
- 103

Question **2** of **3**

## Who developed the first mathematical theorem regarding the size paper needed to achieve a certain number of folds?

- Britney Gallivan
- Britney Spears
- Ben Franklin
- Bill Gates

Question **3** of **3**

## The number of layers of paper does what with each fold?

- doubles
- triples
- quadruples
- halves

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