Polygon Angles Level 1Practise the skills of finding interior and exterior angles of polygons to answer these questions. 
Fill in the table with the names and angle sizes of the first eight regular polygons.
* Give the angles of the seven sided polygon correct to one decimal place.
This is Polygon Angles level 1. You can also try:
Level 2
Level 3
Here are some related exercises:
Angles in Triangles
Angle Points
Angles in Parallel Lines
Angles in Circles
Or have fun with the game called Polybragging.
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Level 1  Name and find the size of the angles in regular polygons.
Level 2  Find the size of the angles marked with letters in simple diagrams.
Level 3  A mixture of problems related to the angles in polygons.
Each exterior angle of an nsided regular polygon is 360° ÷ n
Each interior angle of an nsided regular polygon is 180° − 360° ÷ n
The sum of the exterior angles of any polygon is 360°.
The sum of the interior angles of an nsided polygon is 180(n − 2)°.
Interactive animation showing why exterior angles add up to 360°
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