CCGPS AG 3.5.1 Example 2

Show how the area of a hexagon can be used to find an estimate for the area of a circle that has a radius of 5 meters. Compare the estimate with the circle’s area found by using the formula [math]A = \pi r^2[/math].

 

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Resource Type
Activity
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area  circle  estimate  hexagon 
Target Group (Age)
15 – 18
Language
English (United States)
 
 
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