FIGURE 31.

CONSTRUCTING A HEXAGON -

FIFTH METHOD.

Step 4.

Draw in the hexagon (figure 31, view C).

e. * Pentagon*, (figure 32 on the following page). In the following subparagraphs,

we will discuss the procedures for constructing a pentagon.

We have to draw a

pentagon inscribed in a circle of diameter A. To draw this pentagon, perform the

following steps:

Step 1.

Construct a circle of diameter A.

Step 2.

Define points 0, 1, and 2 as shown in view A.