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anonymous
 5 years ago
I have never used this site and am looking for geometry help for my daughter who is a 10th grader. I was hoping I could get help and then be able to help her. Is this what this group is about
anonymous
 5 years ago
I have never used this site and am looking for geometry help for my daughter who is a 10th grader. I was hoping I could get help and then be able to help her. Is this what this group is about

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yeah. just post ur question and other people will look at it and help her work through the problem

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Not sure how to post it. There is a polygon with a circle inscribed in it. The polygon has across top 3 cm then 8 cm and on bottom 4 cm and 1 cm. I need to find the perimeter of the polygon. I would have added all 4 together and came up with 16 but that is incorrect. please help

radar
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0A polygon is a many sided 2 dimensional figure. How many sides make up this polygon?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.04 sides to this polygon

radar
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0If that is the correct dimensions the perimeter would be 16, maybe they want the perimeter of the inscribed circle (circumference)

radar
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Here is where a picture would be very helpful.

radar
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Did you have the units on your answer. 16 cm

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I have the answer which is 32 cm but am unsure how they got it and need to be able to help explain it. I tried drawing it and attached it to this file

amistre64
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0is there a question that goes with the picture? cause if thats the picture and the numbers... then 16 would be my best assumption without anything further to go on

amistre64
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0otherwise, they want you to find some measurement for the circle..... is my next best guess

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I am attaching a copy of the exact question they gave her on her study guide.

amistre64
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the measurements are giving you the length of one side of the "section" that is being formed by the poly and the circle... since the circle touches at equal distances from each "corner" the length of each "side " is equal..... let me repost your pic....

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Got it. When I first looked at this I assumed it was the measurements x 2. so basically that is what they are doing.

amistre64
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yep, and the reasoning behind it is similiar to triangles that have 2 equal sides. If you know one side, you know the other side is the same.....

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0THANK YOU so very much. She has a teacher that will only show them one time and expect them to get the answer. She is over stressed and needs major help. It is almost time for EOI test and she is clueless on geometry.

amistre64
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0youre welcome, and not to belittle teachers, but they just arent given enough time to actually teach these concepts appropriately

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I agree Teachers work extremly hard. Do you know of any programs that are online that can help her with her geometry to get a grip on these

amistre64
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0none that I can think of... im just old and learnt most of this stuff by teaching myself from old textbooks...

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Well thanks for all of your help.

radar
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0The attachment cleared it up for me also, Thanks vmann, good luck
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