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fine art digital arts# Is a quadrilateral A polygon yes or no?

Last Updated: 21st May, 2020

**No**, not all

**polygons**are

**quadrilaterals**. However, all

**quadrilaterals**are

**polygons**. By definition, a

**quadrilateral**isatwo-dimensional shape with

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Likewise, people ask, is a polygon a quadrilateral?

**Polygons** - **Quadrilaterals** - First Glance.A**quadrilateral** is a four-sided **polygon** withfourangles. There are many kinds of **quadrilaterals**. Thefivemost common types are the parallelogram, the rectangle, thesquare,the trapezoid, and the rhombus.

Subsequently, question is, what shape is both a quadrilateral and a polygon? In Euclidean plane geometry, a **quadrilateral** isa**polygon** with four edges (or sides) and four verticesorcorners. Sometimes, the term quadrangle is used, by analogywithtriangle, and sometimes tetragon for consistency withpentagon(5-sided), hexagon (6-sided) and so on.

Subsequently, one may also ask, is a rectangle a polygon yes or no?

**Polygons** are named according to the numberofsides and angles they have. The most familiar **polygons**arethe triangle, the **rectangle**, and the square. Aregular**polygon** is one that has equal sides. **Polygons**alsohave diagonals, which are segments that join two vertices andarenot sides.

Is a Pentagon a quadrilateral?

A **quadrilateral** is a polygon. In fact it isa4-sided polygon, just like a triangle is a 3-sided polygon,a**pentagon** is a 5-sided polygon, and so on.