# Examine whether the following are polygons. If anyone among these are not, say why?

Polygon is a closed shape that is joined end to end using finite number of line segments

## Answer: (a) No (b) Yes (c) Yes (d) Yes (e) Yes (f) No

Let's look into the description of each of these figures given

## Explanation:

(a) A circle is curved and has no straight lines. So, this is not a polygon.

(b) Yes, this shape is a polygon as it is a closed figure made up of straight lines

(c) Yes, this shape is a polygon as it is a closed figure made up of straight lines

(d) Yes, this shape is a polygon as it is a closed figure made up of straight lines

(e) Yes, this shape is a polygon as it is a closed figure made up of straight lines

(f) A heart has no straight lines. So, this is not a polygon.

**Thus, the answers are (a) No (b) Yes (c) Yes (d) Yes (e) Yes (f) No**

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