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How many inscribed polygons are there in the figure?
Correct Answer: D
Step 1: A polygon is said to be inscribed in a circle if each of its sides is a chord.
Step 2: ΔABD, ΔBCD, ΔADC, ΔABC and quadrilateral ABCD are the only inscribed polygons.
Step 3: ΔAOD, ΔDOC, ΔOCB and ΔAOB are not inscribed polygons, because all of their sides are not chords of the circle.
Step 4: So, 5 polygons are inscribed in the figure.
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