# hexagon

**Definition of Hexagon**

- A polygon with six sides is called a hexagon.

**Examples of Hexagon **

- The figure below shows a hexagon. All its sides do not measure the same.

- The figure below shows a regular hexagon. All its sides measure the same.

**Solved Example on Hexagon**

How many vertices does a hexagon have?

**Choices:**

A. 6

B. 7

C. 8

D. 5

**Correct Answer: A**

**Solution:**

**Step 1:** A hexagon is a polygon with six sides and six angles.

**Step 2:** The number of vertices for a hexagon is 6.

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