For 6-pointed star (in spite of confusing pic) area is 12*(1/2)*sin(120)*s^2 = 3*sqrt(3)*s^2

Ha Ha! You noticed. I've tried that in a classroom. After I finished with the problem, someone raised his hand and asked me, "Why didn't I draw a 6-pointed star?"

For 6-pointed star (in spite of confusing pic) area is 12*(1/2)*sin(120)*s^2 = 3*sqrt(3)*s^2

ReplyDeleteHa Ha! You noticed. I've tried that in a classroom. After I finished with the problem, someone raised his hand and asked me, "Why didn't I draw a 6-pointed star?"

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