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Polygon Angles Level 1

Use your ability to find internal and external angles of regular polygons to answer these questions.

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Fill in the table with the names and angle sizes of the first eight regular polygons.

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* Give the angles of the seven sided polygon correct to one decimal place.

This is Level 1. You can also try: Level 2 | Level 3 | Angles in Triangles | Points | Parallel Lines.

Or have fun with the new game called Polybragging.


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Description of Levels



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.


Regular Polygons

Each exterior angle of an n-sided regular polygon is 360° ÷ n

Each interior angle of an n-sided regular polygon is 180° − 360° ÷ n

Interior and exterior angles

All Polygons

The sum of the exterior angles of any polygon is 360°.

The sum of the interior angles of an n-sided polygon is 180(n − 2)°.

Interactive animation showing why exterior angles add up to 360°

Other angle theorems

Circle theorems

More angle activities

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