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A polygon is any closed shape (all lines are connected to each other) having three sides or more with no curved edges at all. Therefore, a square is a polygon.

Q: Why do they call a square a polygon?

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A polygon with four equal angles and sides is a square.

It can be a square or a rhombus but they are both quadrilaterals.

It is a square or a rhombus

Any shape with 3 or more sides is a polygon and so a square is a polygon because it has 4 sides.

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They call a square a square.

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A regular polygon such as a square or an equilateral triangle ..... etc .....

A polygon with four equal angles and sides is a square.

It can be a square or a rhombus but they are both quadrilaterals.

Yes, a square is an equilateral polygon

It is a square or a rhombus

A square polygon by definition has one face and it is square.

A square cannot be irregular though it is a polygon.

tenthousandagon >It's still called a polygon because 'poly' means 'many' so a polygon can be a triangle, square, pentagon, etc.... Basically, any shape but a circle

It is a regular polygon where all sides and angles are equal such as a square or an equilateral triangle

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