Sketch a Pentagon.
360 by the number of sides of
the polygon that you whish to sketch.
- In this example we are sketching a
pentagon ( 5-sided polygon).
- Place the center of the protractor at the
center of the circle O and measure 72 degrees .
- With your compass, measure the arc distance
AB as shown in step1.
Using the same arc distance AB , make five
"cuts" to the perimeter of the circle and
label each of these "cuts" as shown in
Connect points A, B, C, D, and E as shown
in step 3.