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5. Find the area of the regular hexagon.

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    In general, if each side is x
    then area = 6(1/2)(x)(√3x/2)
    =(3/2)√3 x^2

    find area of one of the 6 equilateral triangles
    the base will be x , and using Pythagoras or basic trig it can be show that the height is √3x/2

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