# Polygon

Any shape made of straight edges/sides – many sides

## Poly = many

**Polly** the parrots were **many** and everywhere.

## Gon = sides

**Gone** are the **side**burns he’d had for years.

**Example 1**

All the above are examples of polygons.

**Example 2**

Polygons can be convex or concave.

**Example 3**

Polygons where all the sides are equal length are known as equilateral polygons.

**Example 4**

Polygons where all the internal angles are equal are known as equiangular polygons.