I need to find the perimeter and area of polygons. I do this by inscribing them in a circle. I need to do this for 3, 6, 9, 12, and 15 sided.

Is there some kind of pattern or relation?

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- Jan 12th 2010, 05:34 PMMorgan82Finding the perimeter and area of polygons
I need to find the perimeter and area of polygons. I do this by inscribing them in a circle. I need to do this for 3, 6, 9, 12, and 15 sided.

Is there some kind of pattern or relation? - Jan 12th 2010, 05:40 PMUC151CPR
Have you tried doing the first few to see if you can see a pattern?

- Jan 12th 2010, 05:45 PMMorgan82
- Jan 12th 2010, 05:45 PMskeeter
- Jan 12th 2010, 05:46 PMUC151CPR
What values did you get for area & perimeter for the first few?

- Jan 12th 2010, 05:49 PMMorgan82