# Geometry

posted by .

What is the area of a regular hexagon inscribed in a circle of diameter 8 inches?

• Geometry -

the side = the radius for a hexagon.
so, area = 6 times the area of one equilateral triangle of side 4.

## Respond to this Question

 First Name School Subject Your Answer

## Similar Questions

1. ### Geometry

A regular hexagon with sides of 3" is inscribed in a circle. What is the area of a segment formed by a side of the hexagon and the circle?
2. ### geometry

a regular hexagon is inscribed in a circle. The radius of the circle is 18 units. What is the area of the region bounded by the inside of the circle and the outside of the hexagon. Round your answer to the nearest hundredth.
3. ### geometry

Answer has to be in exact form. Find the area of the region between a regular hexagon with sides of 6" and its inscribed circle.
4. ### help hexagon geometry

A regular hexagon is inscribed in a circle and another regular hexagon is circumscribed about the same circle. What is the ratio of the area of the larger hexagon to the area of the smaller hexagon?
5. ### Solid Mensuration

The area of a regular hexagon inscribed in a circle is equal to 166.28 square cm. If the circle is inscribed in a square, find the difference between the area of the square and the hexagon.
6. ### geometry

A regular hexagon with a perimeter of 24 units is inscribed in a circle. Find the radius of the circle.
7. ### math

A regular hexagon with sides of 3" is inscribed in a circle. Find the area of a segment formed by a side of the hexagon and the circle
8. ### singh

a circle inscribed in regular hexagon with each side of regular hexagon √3 cm find area of circle
9. ### Geometry / Trig

What is the area of a regular hexagon with a distance from its center to a vertex of 1 cm?
10. ### geometry

Find the area of the region between a regular hexagon with sides of 6" and its inscribed circle.

More Similar Questions