How to Tie a Simple Noose Knot

A simple noose is a useful slipknot which anyone can easily make. It should not be compared with the hangman's noose, which is a different, more complex knot. Read on to learn how to tie a simple noose knot.


Step 1

Make a bend in a piece of rope.

Step 2

Pass one end over the other.

Step 3

Pass the end under the loop.

Step 4

Pass the free end over the first end of the loop. Pull it through, parallel to the other end of the rope.

Step 5

Tighten the knot. You now have a simple noose.

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