WONDER #775: How Old is Origami?
Question 1 of 3
What is action origami?
- Having an audience as you create origami
- A game in which origami sculptures battle each other
- When someone comes up with a new origami method on the spot
- Sculptures made of paper that can move
Question 2 of 3
What was the main idea of this Wonder?
- Origami has influenced airbags and heart stents.
- Origami is a Japanese craft that has gained worldwide popularity.
- Everyone should do origami because it's fun and challenging.
- The Japanese word for paper is "kami."
Question 3 of 3
Which is the BEST evidence that origami has uses outside of art?
- "Modular origami involves combining several smaller pieces of origami into a larger origami structure."
- "The smallest origami crane was made by Mr. Naito of Japan."
- "The art form has even inspired the design of things like airbags and heart stents."
- "Origami transforms a simple, flat sheet of paper into a three-dimensional sculpture."
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