Tile Patterns II: Hexagons

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After learning that the sum of interior angles for triangles is 108 degrees, take it further to show that the sum of angles in any polygon is the same! Using hexagons, pupils practice finding the measure of the six congruent angles. Make sure to find a similar exercise with octagons by the same publisher for further exploration.

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Pros

  • An exact exercise that adheres to its objective
  • Exceeds Common Core State Standards regarding the sum of angles 
  • Commentary includes real-world situations involving the hexagon shape
Cons

  • None
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