Hi, i would really appreciate any guidance, i am trying to calculate the area of a 6 sided figure, which has no parallel sides, all sides are different lengths, any help would be appreciated.

Zoe.

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- Oct 2nd 2011, 04:17 PMzoezoehzoeCalculating area 6 sided figure
Hi, i would really appreciate any guidance, i am trying to calculate the area of a 6 sided figure, which has no parallel sides, all sides are different lengths, any help would be appreciated.

Zoe. - Oct 2nd 2011, 04:34 PMskeeterRe: Calculating area 6 sided figure
- Oct 2nd 2011, 07:04 PMSorobanRe: Calculating area 6 sided figure
Hello, zoezoehzoe!

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i am trying to calculate the area of a 6-sided figure,

which has no parallel sides, all sides are different lengths.

Any help would be appreciated.

You're kidding, right?

Even if the six sides are equal,

. . there are zillions of possible hexagons.

It could look like this:

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Or it could look like this:

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- Oct 2nd 2011, 10:55 PMzoezoehzoeRe: Calculating area 6 sided figure
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ive got the interior angles aswell, just dont know how to go about working it out. - Oct 2nd 2011, 11:07 PMProve ItRe: Calculating area 6 sided figure