# The sides of a hexagon each equal 116 units. What are its perimeter and its area?

##### 1 Answer

Dec 6, 2015

Area = 39,959.71 sq units

Perimeter = 696 units

#### Explanation:

Perimeter = 6xa (where a is the length of a side)

= 6x 116 units

Area =

= 39,959.71 sq. units

Note:

For a regular hexagon , each internal angle = 360/6 =60

this means that we are having six equilateral triangles.

Therefore area =