# A box is being designed to contain 4 stacks of chocolate wafers. Each chocolate wafer is in the shape of a regular hexagon of side length 3 cm. What is the area of the rectangular base of the box? Give your answer as k√3 where k is irrational

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Oct 20, 2017

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

The measure of each interior angle

So in a regular hexagon,

interior angle

Fig 1 shows a regular hexagon with side

As shown in Fig 2,

given that side length of the regular hexagon

Given area of the rectangular base

As