Here, we see different types of polygons and their images

Note : Minimum number of vertices of a polygon is 3, anything less than 3 is not a polygon




Examples of polygons are

  • Triangle has 3 vertices
  • Quadrilateral has 4 vertices
  • Pentagon has 5 vertices
  • Hexagon has 6 vertices
  • Heptagon has 7 vertices
  • Octagon has 8 vertices
  • Nonagon has 9 vertices
  • Decagon has 10 vertices


  1. Chapter 5 Class 6 Understanding Elementary Shapes
  2. Concept wise

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Davneet Singh is a graduate from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. He has been teaching from the past 10 years. He provides courses for Maths and Science at Teachoo.