**What is a Polygon?**

Polygon is :

- A figure made up of only straight line segments as their sides.
- Have three or more than three sides.

### Polygon Examples

**Example 1**

State whether the given figure, a polygon ?

**Explanation:**

Polygon is :

· A figure made up of only straight line segments as their sides.

· Have three or more than three sides.

Given figure is made up of only straight line segments and has three sides.

Hence, it is a polygon.

**Example 2**

State whether the given figure, a polygon?

**Explanation:**

Polygon is :

· A figure made up of only straight line segments as their sides.

· Have three or more than three sides.

Given figure is made up of only straight line segments and has four sides.

Hence, it is a polygon.

**Example 3**

State whether the given figure, a polygon ?

**Explanation:**

Polygon is :

· A figure made up of only straight line segments as their sides.

· Have three or more than three sides.

Given figure is made up of curved lines.

Hence, it is not a polygon.

**Example 4**

State whether the given figure, a polygon?

**Explanation:**

Polygon is :

· A figure made up of only straight line segments as their sides.

· Have three or more than three sides.

Given figure is made up of curved lines.

Hence, it is not a polygon.

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