How do you draw a hexagon?

Answer

A person draws a hexagon by drawing a closed polygon with six sides and six vertices. A regular hexagon has six equal sides and six equal angles. A person can draw a regular hexagon using a geometric construction.

A geometric construction is a way of drawing a geometric shape using only a straight edge, a compass and a pencil. To draw a regular hexagon using a geometric construction, start by drawing a circle. After having drawn the circle, he takes the compass and places both ends on the edge of the circle. He then uses the straight edge to connect the two points. He places one end of the compass on the end of one line and the other end on the edge of the circle, forming another straight line. He continues the process until he has six lines around the edge of the circle.

Reference:
Q&A Related to "How do you draw a hexagon?"
A hexagon has six equal sides and six equal angles. Use a compass to draw a circle. Move the compass to the edge of the circle without changing the setting. Then, make a mark. Set
http://www.ask.com/web-answers/Science/Mathematics...
1. Draw a hexagon. Ad. 2. Add vertical lines. For every visible corner, draw a straight vertical line. 3. Finish the base. Connect the end of the vertical lines to finish the prism
http://www.wikihow.com/Draw-a-Hexagonal-Prism
1. Draw a horizontal line along a grid line. Start at a grid intersection and draw the line to the right two grids long, ending at another grid intersection. 2. Make a diagonal line
http://www.ehow.com/how_5818410_draw-hexagon-grid-...
A hexagon is a six-sided figure. Cut an equilateral triangle out of a piece of paper. Chop off little equilateral triangles at each tip of the triangle. What you have is a hexagonal
http://wiki.answers.com/Q/How_to_draw_a_hexagon
Explore this Topic
To draw a hexagonal pyramid net, you need to draw a line 4 inches long on a sheet of paper. You can therefore attach the base of your protractor to one end of ...
About -  Privacy -  Careers -  Ask Blog -  Mobile -  Help -  Feedback  -  Sitemap  © 2014 Ask.com