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# Polygons : Angles Encountered as One Walks Around a Polygon

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Draw three different nonconvex polygons. When you walk around a polygon, at each vertex you need to turn either right (clockwise) or left (counterclockwise). A turn to the left is measured by a positive number of degrees and a turn to the right by a negative number of degrees. Find the sum of the measures of the turn angles of the polygons you drew. Assume you start at a vertex facing in the direction of a side, walk around the polygon, and end up at the same vertex facing in the same direction as when you started.

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Start at the upper left corner - point A - start walking clockwise around the shape - across the top. The first turn you make is 45° to the ...

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The solution for nonconvex polygon problem is determined.

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