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christinaxxx
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how do you find the sum of exterior angles in a convex polygon?
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christinaxxx Group Title
how do you find the sum of exterior angles in a convex polygon?
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As you rotate through the exterior angles to get back to your starting point, you will find that you have completed a circle. Therefore the sum of the exterior angles of any convex polygon is always 360 degrees.
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Mertsj Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
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Mertsj Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
Look at that!!! A complete circle...360 degrees.
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christinaxxx Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so it's kinda like a trick question?
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Mertsj Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
I don't think so. It's just something you should know.
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christinaxxx Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
well alright then...
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Rogue Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
If you want a visual/animation, you can play around with this http://www.mathopenref.com/polygonexteriorangles.html
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