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# Anthony drew a pentagon with each side measuring 6 inches. Carol drew hexagon with each side measuring 5 inches. Which shape has a greater perimeter? Write an equation to help explain your answer.

QUESTION POSTED AT 05/12/2019 - 07:37 PM

The perimeter of both shapes is equal.

Step-by-step explanation:

We have been Anthony drew a pentagon with each side measuring 6 inches.

We know that perimeter of a regular polygon is n times the side length of polygon, where n represents number of sides in a polygon.

We know that a pentagon has 5 sides, so perimeter of pentagon would be .

Carol drew hexagon with each side measuring 5 inches. We know that a hexagon has 6 sides, so perimeter of hexagon would be .

Therefore, the perimeter of both shapes is equal.

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HhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhGiven:
trap door = 130 square feet.

1st item: 6ft 5in wide & 8ft 9in long
⇒ (6ft * 12 in) + 5 in & (8ft *12 in) + 9 in
⇒ 77inches by 105 inches
⇒ 8,085 square inches

2nd item: 13ft 4in wide & 7ft 8in long
⇒ (13ft * 12in)+ 4 in & (7ft *12in) + 8 in
⇒ 160 inches by 92 inches
⇒ 14,720 square inches

3rd item: 5ft 6in wide & 12ft 4in long
⇒ (5 ft * 12in) + 6 in & (12ft * 12in) + 4in
⇒ 66 inches by 148 inches
⇒ 9,768 square inches

130 square feet convert to square inches.
130 sq. ft * 144 sq.in/sq.ft = 18,720 sq. in

18,720 sq. in / 160 inches = 117 inches

Length = 160 inches ; Width = 117 inches
Perimeter = 2(160 + 117)
P = 2(277)
P = 554 inches
P = 2(277)
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ANSWERED AT 01/04/2020 - 01:48 PM

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