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Subject: pyramids
Name: vickifazio
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a regular pentagonal pyramid has a base perimeter of 1,085 ft. How long is one side of the base?


A regular pentagonal pyramid has a base that is a regular pentagon - so all sides are the same length. If the perimeter is 1085, then that equals 5 times the length of one side of the base.

Stephen La Rocque.>

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