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Lesson 7.2: Tessellating with Regular Polygons



 1. 

What is the definition of a regular polygon?
 

 2. 

The sum of the angles in any triangle is ______ .                        
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a.
180°
b.
90°
c.
360°
d.
300°
 

 3. 

A regular triangle has three equal sides. How many degrees does each angle measure in a regular triangle?

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a.
45°
b.
90°
c.
60°
d.
30°
 

 4. 

Complete this table.

Regular Polygon
Number of triangles
Sum of interior angles
Measure of each angle
in the polygon
Rectangle
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         _______


180° co004-2.jpg _____ = _______


______ co004-3.jpg 4 = ______
Pentagon
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         _______


180° co004-5.jpg _____ = _______


______ co004-6.jpg 5 = ______
Hexagon
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         _______


180° co004-8.jpg _____ = _______


______ co004-9.jpg 6 = ______
Heptagon
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         _______


180° co004-11.jpg _____ = _______


______ co004-12.jpg 7 = ______
Octagon
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         _______


180° co004-14.jpg _____ = _______


______ co004-15.jpg 8 = ______
Nonagon
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         _______



180° co004-17.jpg _____ = _______



______ co004-18.jpg 9 = ______
Decagon
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         _______



180° co004-20.jpg _____ = _______



______ co004-21.jpg 10 = ______
 

 



 
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