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Stage: 3 Short Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1
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The diagram below shows a pattern which repeats every 12 dots.

Which of the following does the piece between 2007 and 2011 look like?


If you liked this problem, here is an NRICH task which challenges you to use similar mathematical ideas.

 

 

This problem is taken from the UKMT Mathematical Challenges.