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# What would a shape be called with some sides the same length and square corners if it is not a quadrilateral?

Updated: 12/14/2022

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If a regular polygon has all "square corners" (right angles) then it has 4 sides, is a quadrilateral, is a parallelogram and is a square.

If it is NOT a regular polygon and has ONE square corner it is a isosceles right triangle (one 90 degree angle, two 45 degree, two equal side lengths).

A three-dimensional shape would not be called a rectangle or square, but rather a cuboid or cube, a type of polyhedron.

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