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Topic: Req: Pentagon problem - help please !
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Sarah Seastone

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Re: Req: Pentagon problem - help please !
Posted: Aug 5, 1998 9:30 AM
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Hi -

>Trying to construct a regular pentagon using only a pair of compasses and a
>straight edge. Can it be done ? My level of math knowledge is high school.
>Please e mail me with the solution & proof if possible; or give me an URL
>I can find the answer on the web.

>And how about septagons....

(heptagons are not constructible):

- Sarah

>Many thanks
>Dave Williams
>Dave Williams <>

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