When the perimeter of a regular polygon is divided by 5, the length of a side is 25 m. What is the name of the polygon? What is the perimeter?

Asked by Topperlearning User | 4th Jun, 2014, 01:23: PM

Expert Answer:

A Regular polygon is a polygon with all sides of equal length. Given that the Perimeter is divided by 5 to get the length of a side. So, it is the Pentagon since it has 5 sides.

Now, Perimeter = 5 x side

= 25 x 5

= 125 m

Thus, the perimeter of the Pentagon is 125 m.

Answered by  | 4th Jun, 2014, 03:23: PM