A regular hexagon with side length 4 has the same area as a square. What is the length of the side of the square? Explain how you know. Homework Help ✎
Follow the steps outlined in the Math Notes box in Lesson 8.4.1
to calculate the area of the hexagon.
The area of a square is A = s2. So to determine the side length of the square
take the square root of the hexagon's area (since they are equal).