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It is a regular tessellation.

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A tessellation is a tessellation which uses only one regular polygon to cover a surface completely?

regular


A regular tessellation is a tessellation which uses only one regular to cover a surface completely?

true.. and polygon


What is the difference between a regular tessellation and a semi regular one?

A regular tessellation uses only one regular polygon. A semi-regular tessellation is based on two or more regular polygons.


What is a regular polygon that tesselates?

There are only three regular polygons which can make a regular tessellation?


Does a regular tessellation use four different regular polygons to cover a surface?

No, a regular tessellation uses multiple copies of only one regular polygon.


Tessellations that use more than one type of regular polygon are called regular tessellations?

No. Regular tessellations use only one polygon. And, according to the strict definition of regular tessellation, the polygon must be regular. Then a tessellation using rectangles, for example, cannot be called regular.


A regular tessellation is a tessellation which uses only one regular?

polygon. It can be a triangle, square or hexagon. Any other tessellation requires irregular polygons (sides of unequal lengths) or more than one shape.


Which polygon will not tessellate a plane?

Most regular polygons will not - by themselves. In fact, of the regular polygons, only a triangle, square and hexagon will. No other regular polygon will create a regular tessellation.


Are uniform tessellation semi-regular?

Sometimes. By definition, a semi-regular tessellation must include more than one type of regular polygon. Some uniform tessellations use more than one type of regular polygon, but many uniform tessellations use only a single regular polygon. Therefore the statement is only sometimes true.


Which regular polygon can be used by itself to make a tessellation?

The only regular polygons are those with 3, 4 or 6 sides.


Which polygon does not tessellate and why?

Most regular polygons will not - by themselves. In fact, of the regular polygons, only a triangle, square and hexagon will. No other regular polygon will create a regular tessellation. However, for polygons with any number of sides, there are irregular versions that can tessellate.


How do you know when a regular polygon can be used by itself to make a tessellation?

It can be used only if the measure of its interior angle is a factor of 360 degrees.