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a pentagon has 5 sides, a regular pentagon has 5 EQUAL sides A Regular Pentagon is a shape that has equal angles and side lengths. It is type of Pentagon. Pentagons do not have to have equal sides and lengths.

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Is a house-shaped pentagon a regular pentagon?

No. A regular polygon has all sides the same length and all angles the same size. A regular pentagon has 5 angles each 108 degrees. A house-shaped pentagon does not have all angles the same size, so therefore it cannot be regular.

Are all pentagons similar?

No, similar pentagons (or any polygon for that matter) must have corresponding congruent angles and all sides must be proportional to its corresponding sides. For example, if a square with a triangle on it is a pentagon, then a regular pentagon would not be similar to it (because corresponding angles are not congruent).

What is the purpose served by an interim committee of the Texas Legislature?

to meet and study issues in the period between regular legislature sessions

What was the the difference between the North Vietnamese Army and the Viet Cong?

The Viet Cong was the military arm of the National Liberation Front, South Vietnamese Communists, who supported the goals of the North Vietnamese Communists in their attempt to gain military and political control over South Vietnam. The North Vietnamese Army was the regular army of North Vietnam. MrV

What was the significance of the 1964 Gulf of Tonkin Resolution?

1. Transitional phase of the war, from a strictly guerrilla war in South Vietnam to a conventional war between the regular army of North Vietnam and the regular Army of the United States in South Vietnam. 2. Open warfare between North Vietnam and the US; commencing with the direct aerial bombing of North Vietnam in August 1964. Followed up by Operation Rolling Thunder in 1965.

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What is the difference between a regular pentagon and an irregular pentagon?

A regular pentagon has all its sides of equal length and all its angles equal. An irregular pentagon does not. Several other differences follow from this distinction.

Find the exterior of a regular pentagon?

the exterior of a regular pentagon is? the exterior of a regular pentagon is?

Is a pentagon regular?

A pentagon can be regular, or irregular.

How is a regular pentagon different than a pentagon?

A regular pentagon is both equiangular and equilateral.

How many degrees are in a regular pentagon?

There are 540 degrees in a regular pentagon. A pentagon consists of 5 angles and in a regular pentagon, each of the angles is 108 degrees.

Is a pentagon a regular or a irregular polygon?

A pentagon can be regular or irregular.

Does a pentagon have parallel and perpendicular lines?

A regular pentagon does not. An irregular pentagon can.

What is the difference between a pentagon and a rhombus?

A pentagon has five sides but a rhombus has only four. Additionally, all 4 sides of a rhombus must have the same length, while a pentagon's 5 sides can have different lengths (if they all have the same length, it is a regular pentagon).

What are the attributes of a pentagon?

1) A regular pentagon has 5 sides 2) A regular pentagon has sides that are all the same lenghth 3) A regular pentagon has 5 lines of symmetry 4) A regular pentagon has all obtuse angles

Does a pentagon have a pair of perpendicular lines?

An irregular pentagon can. A regular pentagon cannot.

Why is pentagon is not regular?

A 5 sided pentagon is not regular when its sides are not of equal lengths.

Is a pentagon symmetical?

Some are, some are not. The pentagon can be regular, or not.

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