Real-World Math | Pentagons

Jul 5, 2021 | Gilbert

Math Monday📐

Today we are exploring real world examples of a pentagons.
A pentagon is a 5-sided Polygon (a flat shape with straight sides).
When all angles are equal and all sides are equal it is regular, otherwise it is irregular
Pentagons can be found on your soccer balls (along with hexagons), and can also be found in numerous other places! You have probably heard of The Pentagon, a government building here in the United States. It got its name because of its shape!
What real-world examples can you find in your day-to-day life?
Applying mathematical concepts to tangible objects can help students of all ages understand exactly what they mean!
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