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# How many lines of symmetry does a regular pentagon have?

A regular pentagon is a polygon with 5 sides of equal measure.

## Answer: A regular pentagon has 5 lines of symmetry.

Let's draw the lines of symmetry in a regular pentagon

**Explanation:**

Let's draw a diagram of a regular pentagon along with its lines of symmetry.

The number of lines of symmetry in a regular polygon is equal to the number of sides. We know that a regular pentagon has 5 equal sides. Therefore, it has 5 lines of symmetry.

### Thus, a regular pentagon has 5 lines of symmetry.

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