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The diagram shows a regular pentagon with sides of unit length. Find all the angles in the diagram. Prove that the quadrilateral shown in red is a rhombus.

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Road Maker 2

Stage: 5 Short Challenge Level: Challenge Level:3 Challenge Level:3 Challenge Level:3


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You might like to consider working out the destinations of these paths. It is helpful to move along each path one tile at a time and record the coordinates of one of the vertices as you go.