Lemma: Lem. 13.18: Angle of the Pentagon
(Lemma to Proposition 18 from Book 13 of Euclid's “Elements”)
It can be shown that the angle of an equilateral and equiangular pentagon is one and one-fifth of a right angle, as follows.
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- Fitzpatrick, Richard: Euclid's "Elements of Geometry"
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