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Head First 2D Geometry by Dawn Griffiths, Stray

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them, like tr
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regular polygons
All the hot tubs are regular polygons
The local hot tub suppliers have said they’ll rush through an order
for any hot tub in their range—all of which they describe as regular
polygons. The word regular is another way of saying equilateral—
all the sides are the same length—but it means the polygons have
some other useful properties as well.
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What properties of the hot tubs do you need to work out to satisfy:
1. The bands?
2. The environment engineer?
3. The carpenters?
How does it help you that the tubs are all regular polygons?
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he carp
enters need t
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make an appropr
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hole in the f
loor f
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tub t
o go in.
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