Q: Is the interior angle of a pentagon smaller or larger than the interior angle of a hexagon?

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Hexagon.

Yes providing that it is a regular pentagon because each interior angle measures 108 degrees

Each interior angle of a square is 90 degrees Each interior angle of a regular pentagon is 108 degrees

Each vertex angle of a polygon is composed of an external angle and an interior angle. These two angles are supplementary (total 180°). As the number of sides of a regular polygon increases then the external angle decreases and conversely, the interior angle increases. The interior angle of a regular pentagon (108°) is larger than the interior angle of a square (90°).

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Hexagon.

Yes providing that it is a regular pentagon because each interior angle measures 108 degrees

Each interior angle of a square is 90 degrees Each interior angle of a regular pentagon is 108 degrees

Each vertex angle of a polygon is composed of an external angle and an interior angle. These two angles are supplementary (total 180°). As the number of sides of a regular polygon increases then the external angle decreases and conversely, the interior angle increases. The interior angle of a regular pentagon (108°) is larger than the interior angle of a square (90°).

If it is a regular hexagon then each of its 6 interior angles are 120 degrees

If they are both regular polygons then it is the octagon which is 135 degrees whereas the hexagon is 120 degrees

Each interior angle of a regular pentagon is 108 degrees ie all five of them are larger than a right angle. If the pentagon is convex, at least four of the angles must be greater than 90 degrees.

The hexagon has the larger exterior angle.

All the angles of a square must be 90 degrees. A pentagon can have angles of any size except that, since they must sum to 540 degrees, one of them, at least must be greater than 90 degrees.

The octagon. The rule is that as the number of sides of a regular polygon increases then the external angle decreases while the interior angle increases The summation of the interior and external angleof one vertex is 180o.