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Geometry Applications: Polygons, Segment 1: Introduction

The Pentagon is one of the most famous polygon-shaped buildings in the world. But why was this shape chosen over a more straightforward quadrilateral shape? We briefly explore the properties of pentagons and use this as a way of introducing the key concepts throughout the program.

This video includes a video transcript: https://media4math.com/library/video-transcript-geometry-applications-polygons-segment-1-introduction

Common Core Standards CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.6.G.A.3, CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.HSG.MG.A.1, CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.HSG.MG.A.2, CCSS.MATH.CONTENT.HSG.MG.A.3
Duration 3.43 minutes
Grade Range 6 - 10
Curriculum Nodes Geometry
    • Polygons
        • Applications of Polygons
        • Definition of a Polygon
Copyright Year 2010
Keywords geometry, polygons, applications of polygons, Pentagon