A. Could a rope braided out of one bed sheet hold my weight?
B. How long would this sheet rope be?
C. How long would it take to make?
Step 1: Get a sheet
Step 2: Cut the sheet for making strips
Step 3: Tear a strip of fabric of the sheet
Step 4: Braid the strips into a rope
Step 5: Test the rope.
Step 6: Sucess
Lesson, a rope braided out of bed sheets would not be effective for escaping from situations where time was a limiting factor.
If I had to escape out of my of my third floor bedroom because of fire or other natural disaster braiding a rope out of bed sheets would not the solution. Other escape methods to contemplate include knotting whole sheets, towels, or jeans together. However, I should probably keep a prefabricated rope on hand for now.