regular polygon


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Related to regular polygon: regular polyhedron, Irregular polygon, quadrangles
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Noun1.Regular polygon - a polygon with all sides and all angles equalregular polygon - a polygon with all sides and all angles equal
isogon - an equiangular polygon
foursquare, square - (geometry) a plane rectangle with four equal sides and four right angles; a four-sided regular polygon; "you can compute the area of a square if you know the length of its sides"
equiangular triangle, equilateral triangle - a three-sided regular polygon
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We study two different objects attached to an arbitrary quadrangulation of a regular polygon.
Tenders are invited for Supply of 8 mtrs long Regular polygon street light poles for replacement of PSC pole in DMC area in Daman.
A more interesting result is the limit form of our results for regular polygon (a disc) when n [right arrow] [infinity] and [[alpha].
The generalized Petersen graph P(n,m) for n 3 and is a graph consisting of an inner star polygon (circulant graph) and an outer regular polygon ( Cn ) with corresponding vertices in the inner and outer polygons connected with edges.
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The octagon problem is a rich mathematical task requiring deductive reasoning that incorporates several geometric concepts including regular polygons, angle measures of a regular polygon, transformations (reflection, rotation, and dilation), scale factors, properties of right isosceles triangles, and properties of quadrilaterals.
If an infinite number of regular polygons exist, why are there only five regular polyhedra (the equivalent of a regular polygon in three dimensions)?
Let X be the set of points on the vertices of a regular polygon which are labelled 1, 2, .
The degrees of freedom can be limited by choosing a regular polygon for the pyramid cross-section.
A regular polygon has an exterior angle of 20 degrees.
A regular polygon is a multisided figure in which all sides are the same length and all angles have the same measure.
Spirograph invokes the Poly machine to generate a regular polygon - in this example a nonagon.