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    what is the formula for area of a hexagon ?

    My 10 year old daughter needs to know what is the formula for an area of a hexagon?
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    Dear dee@landspace.co.uk,

    hint: divide the hexagon into six triangle
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    Quote Originally Posted by dee@landspace.co.uk View Post
    My 10 year old daughter needs to know what is the formula for an area of a hexagon?
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    Dee
    Mathwords: Area of a Regular Polygon
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    Thank you very much for your reply and answer.

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