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**marivical****Member**- Registered: 2009-01-27
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guys please help me...my niece has an assignment, it's all about polygons...questions are: who discovered polygon with 35 sides? year is was discovered? the history of it? and the figure of polygon...hope you can help me do the homework asap please...thanks!

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**JaneFairfax****Member**- Registered: 2007-02-23
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Those questions do not make any reasonable sense at all. What exactly is the wording of the questions on the assignment?

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**careless25****Real Member**- Registered: 2008-07-24
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name: triacontakaipentagon

I have no idea who discovered it and in what year.

here are some more:

5 pentagon

6 hexagon

7 heptagon

8 octagon

9 enneagon

10 decagon

11 hendecagon

12 dodecagon

13 triskaidecagon

14 tetrakaidecagon, tetradecagon

15 pentakaidecagon, pentadecagon

16 hexakaidecagon, hexadecagon

17 heptakaidecagon

18 octakaidecagon

19 enneakaidecagon

20 icosagon

21 icosikaihenagon, icosihenagon

22 icosikaidigon

23 icosikaitrigon

24 icosikaitetragon

25 icosikaipentagon

26 icosikaihexagon

27 icosikaiheptagon

28 icosikaioctagon

29 icosikaienneagon

30 triacontagon

31 triacontakaihenagon

32 triacontakaidigon

33 triacontakaitrigon

34 triacontakaitetragon

35 triacontakaipentagon

36 triacontakaihexagon

37 triacontakaiheptagon

38 triacontakaioctagon

39 triacontakaienneagon

40 tetracontagon

41 tetracontakaihenagon

42 tetracontakaidigon

43 tetracontakaitrigon

44 tetracontakaitetragon

45 tetracontakaipentagon

46 tetracontakaihexagon

47 tetracontakaiheptagon

48 tetracontakaioctagon

49 tetracontakaienneagon

50 pentacontagon ...

60 hexacontagon ...

70 heptacontagon ...

80 octacontagon ...

90 enneacontagon ...

100 hectogon, hecatontagon

1000 chiliagon

10000 myriagon

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**JaneFairfax****Member**- Registered: 2007-02-23
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The question is:

who discovered polygon with 35 sides?

You might as well ask who discovered the square, or who discovered the sphere.

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**marivical****Member**- Registered: 2009-01-27
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thanks for your reply guys....miss janefairfax that was exactly the question of their assignment, that's why i am confused...anyway thanks for taking time to my post...

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**Identity****Member**- Registered: 2007-04-18
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Maybe marivical means who found the construction (i don't know if it even exists though)

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**JaneFairfax****Member**- Registered: 2007-02-23
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Can you construct a 35-sided polygon with compass & straightedge at all?

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**Monox D. I-Fly****Member**- From: Indonesia
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If people from Ancient Greeks could construct a pentagon and a heptagon, I am sure that some good mathematicians can make it because 35 is just 5 x 7.

Actually I never watch Star Wars and not interested in it anyway, but I choose a Yoda card as my avatar in honor of our great friend bobbym who has passed away. May his adventurous soul rest in peace at heaven.

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