Q: What type of shape is a trapezoid?

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A trapezoid is not a type of parallelogram. A parallelogram is a type of trapezoid.

Depending upon exactly where the cut is made (and the shape/type of the original trapezoid), a trapezoid cut into two pieces [of equal area] can result in: 1: two trapezoids 2: a trapezoid and a parallelogram 3: a trapezoid and a [general] quadrilateral 4: a parallelogram and a triangle 5: two triangles.

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It is an isosceles trapezoid

Yes, there are right trapezoid, a regular trapezoid and isosceles trapezoid and more

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The type of characteristics a trapezoid has or any other shape has makes it special in so many different ways

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A trapezoid or trapezium IS a 2D shape and so there is no "turning" required.

TriangleTriangles, trapezoids

No. A trapezoid is a shape with four sides, while a hexagon is a shape with six sides.

A trapezoid is not a type of parallelogram. A parallelogram is a type of trapezoid.

Depending upon exactly where the cut is made (and the shape/type of the original trapezoid), a trapezoid cut into two pieces [of equal area] can result in: 1: two trapezoids 2: a trapezoid and a parallelogram 3: a trapezoid and a [general] quadrilateral 4: a parallelogram and a triangle 5: two triangles.

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It is an isosceles trapezoid

A trapezoid.