Polygon will be considered when a closed plane shape bounded by three or more line segments. Usually, polygons have names based on their number of sides, as shown in the table. Otherwise, a polygon with ‘n’ sides will be considered as n – gon. For example, a polygon that has 15 sides which is to be considered as 15-gon.
There are some example given below based on the number of sides –
Number Of Sides Names
all the sides of a polygon are equal in length and all its angles are equal in
magnitude, it is called a regular polygon. An
equilateral triangle and a square are regular polygons.