What is a regular polygon?
State the name of a regular polygon of
(i) 3 sides
(ii) 4 sides
(iii) 6 sides.

AcademicMathematicsNCERTClass 8

To do:  

We have to define regular polygon and state the name of a regular polygon of

(i) 3 sides
(ii) 4 sides
(iii) 6 sides.

Solution:

polygon is a closed plane or two-dimensional figure whose sides are straight line segments.

Regular polygon:

regular polygon is a polygon that has equal sides and equal angles.

(i) A regular polygon of 3 sides is called an equilateral triangle.

(ii) A regular polygon of 4 sides is called a square.

(iii) A regular polygon of 6 sides is called regular hexagon.

raja
Updated on 10-Oct-2022 13:47:56

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