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    side length of hexagon

    the area of a circle is 49 pi inches squared. what is the length of the side of a regular hexagon inscribed in the circle?
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    Quote Originally Posted by aeroflix View Post
    the area of a circle is 49 pi inches squared. what is the length of the side of a regular hexagon inscribed in the circle?
    Draw a picture.

    Do you notice that the side of the inscribed hexagon is equal to the radius of the circle?

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