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Polygon Worksheets

Polygon Worksheets
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 1.  
A polygon having eight sides is known as an ______________
a.
triangle.
b.
quadrilateral.
c.
octagon.
d.
pentagon.


Solution:

A polygon with eight sides is known as an octagon.


Correct answer : (3)
 2.  
Identify the six-sided polygon.
a.
octagon
b.
hexagon
c.
square
d.
pentagon


Solution:

Hexagon is a closed figure formed by six line segments.

So, hexagon is a six sided polygon.


Correct answer : (2)
 3.  
Which one is a four-sided polygon?


a.
Figure 1
b.
Figure 2
c.
Figure 3
d.
Figure 4


Solution:

A quadrilateral is a closed figure formed by joining four line segments. So, quadrilateral is a four sided polygon.

Among the figures, Figure 2 is a four-sided polygon.


Correct answer : (2)
 4.  
Is triangle a polygon?
a.
Yes
b.
No


Solution:

A polygon is a closed figure formed by joining line segments that do not cross.

A triangle is a closed figure formed by joining line segments that do not cross.

So, triangle is a three sided polygon.


Correct answer : (1)
 5.  
A __________ is a closed figure formed by joining three or more line segments.
a.
plane
b.
circle
c.
line
d.
polygon


Solution:

A polygon is a closed figure formed by joining three or more line segments.


Correct answer : (4)
 6.  
Do the line segments cross in a polygon?
a.
No
b.
Yes


Solution:

A polygon is a closed plane figure formed by three or more line segments that do not cross.

So, the line segments do not cross in a polygon.


Correct answer : (1)
 7.  
Count the number of polygons in the set of figures shown.

a.
2
b.
5
c.
3
d.
4


Solution:

A polygon is a closed plane figure formed by three or more line segments that do not cross.

Among the figures, 1, 2 and 5 are polygons.

So, there are 3 polygons.


Correct answer : (3)
 8.  
Identify a three-sided polygon.
a.
triangle
b.
rectangle
c.
square
d.
hexagon


Solution:

Triangle is a closed figure formed by joining three line segments.

So, triangle is a three sided polygon.


Correct answer : (1)
 9.  
Which of the figures is a three-sided polygon?

a.
Figure 1
b.
Figure 2
c.
Figure 3
d.
Figure 4


Solution:

A triangle is a closed figure formed by joining three line segments. So, triangle is a three sided polygon.

Among the figures, Figure 4 is a three-sided polygon.


Correct answer : (4)
 10.  
Find the number of sides in the polygon.

a.
6
b.
8
c.
5
d.
7


Solution:

Each of the line segments is called the side of the polygon.

Count the number of line segments in the figure.

The polygon has 7 sides.


Correct answer : (4)

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