Definition of Regular Polygon
A polygon having all its sides equal and all the angles equal is called a Regular Polygon.
More about Regular Polygon
- The measure of each angle of a regular polygon with n sides is given as degrees
- A circumscribed circle can be drawn through all the vertices of a regular polygon.
Example of Regrouping
All the above polygons are regular polygons.
Video Examples: Regular Polygon
Solved Example on Regular Polygon
Ques: Choose a regular heptagon from the figures given.
A. Figure 1
B. Figure 2
C. Figure 3
D. Figure 4
Correct Answer: C
Step 1: A polygon with seven sides is called a heptagon
Step 2: A polygon with all its sides measuring the same is called a regular polygon
Step 3: Here, Figure 3 has all its seven sides of the same measure. So, it is a regular heptagon