The Polygon Angle Sum Proof

The video above shows why the formula for the sum of the interior angles of a polygon with n sides is equal to 180(n-2). The polygon angle sum theorem shows the relationship between the number of sides of a polygon and the sum of its interior angles. The expression n - 2 is the maximum number of triangles that can be formed in a polygon by drawing  non-overlapping diagonals. The video above was labeled as a conjecture because the assumption is that it has not been proven that n - 2 is indeed the number of triangles for all polygons with n sides. If we make this assumption is true, then the conjecture in the video becomes a proof.

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