How to Construct a Polygon?

Answer Constructing a polygon is a fun geometry skill that can also be instructive in learning about shapes, angles and geometry. The word polygon comes from Greek "polus", which means many and "gonia" wh... Read More »

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How to Draw a Polygon?

Want to draw a multi-sided polygon? Here it is! These steps applies to any types of polygon and you can do this with just a pencil and a ruler!

What is a chevron polygon?

In mathematical terms, a quadrilateral polygon, also known as a chevron polygon, is a closed, straight-lined, two-dimensional plane with four sides, and is composed of two pair of consecutive congr... Read More »

How to Find the Area of a Polygon?

A polygon is any flat shape that has straight lines for sides. Some common polygons are squares, parallelograms, triangles and rectangles. The area of an object is the amount of square units that a... Read More »

How to Calculate the Area of a Polygon?

You probably know how to calculate areas of rectangles and triangles, but what about more complicated polygons like the one shown here? There is still a relatively easy method provided you know the... Read More »