# Sierpinski triangle facts for kids

A **Sierpinski triangle** or **Sierpinski triangle gasket** is a fractal resulting from doing the following:

- Start with an equilateral triangle.
- Remove center part.
- Do the same for the three largest equilateral triangles left in this one.

If this is done, the first few steps will look like this:

If this is done an infinite number of times, its area will be 0.

They can also be 3D:

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