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RaquelKelli01

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Circle A has a radius with the length of 5 units. Calculate the exact length of the apothem, line segment AH . In your final answer, include your calculations.

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    well there are several ways to do this question. you know the sector angle EAD is 60 degrees... since the polygon is a Hexagon, each sector angle is 1/6 of 360. so you can find the length of ED using the Law of Cosines. then use Pythagoras' theorem to find AH. AH bisects ED, so AH is a shorter side in a right triangle. hope it makes sense.

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