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**keosan22** We had this as a seatwork..couldn't answer it. My classmates answered it but I am doubtful about their answers I'll explain later

1. Given right circular cylinder circumscribed about the regular hexagonal pyramid with base a regular hexagon of side S= 6m, height of cylinder 10m

compute:

a. area of the base of the cylinder

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basically it says we have a hexagonal pyramid (pyramid with a hexagon for it's base, my classmates just used S for radius r...and I'm very sure that's wrong...unless someone explains to me how did S = r,)