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Q: How many pentagonal patches are there on one soccer ball?

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A soccer ball has 32 patches, 12 being five-sided and 20 being six-sided. The patches are hand sewn by professionals. There are layers between the bladder and the outer shell because material thickness plays an important role in kicking a soccer ball.

Soccer balls are not always spherical in shape; commonly, the surface of a soccer ball is composed of many hexagonal patches that are slightly ridged.

A soccer ball (a.k.a. a truncated icosahedron) does have 12 pentagonal faces but does not have 12 hexagonal faces, it has 20. It will have 60 vertices.

A soccer ball is a sphere and, as such, has no edges.

On a soccer ball there are 12 pentagons and any practical number of hexagons that can make the soccer ball look spherical.

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A traditional soccer ball is made of 32 faces :- 20 hexagonal faces and 12 pentagonal faces. Each pentagon is surrounded by 5 hexagons and each hexagon is surrounded by 3 more hexagons and 3 pentagons. When inflated this 32 faced shape becomes more approximately spherical.

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