# Nursing Preparation Study Guide

Nursing Preparation Study Guide Not a Polygon

Polygon

A regular polygon is a polygon in which all the angles and sides are equal. An irregular polygon has side lengths or interior angles that do not all have the same measure. Regular Polygon Irregular Polygon

4.3.2 Perimeter Perimeter is defined as the length of a continuous line that forms the boundary of a closed geometric figure. To find the perimeter of a polygon add up all the side lengths. Example Find the perimeter of figure . Perimeter = + + + + = 2.37 + 2.20 + 3.69 + 3.02 + 1.61 = 12.89 cm The perimeter of figure is 12.89 cm. Notice that the unit of measure remains unaffected.

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