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Q: A simple closed plane figure having three or more line segments as sides is a?

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The general all-encompassing answer is a polygon, though if the number of sides is known, a more specific name could be used.

Try to decompose the figure into simple figures, for which formulae are known - such as triangles, rectangles, circular segments, etc.

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Figures that can be subdivided into simple figures.

A geometric solid. The answer is NOT polyhedron. A cone, for example, which is a figure made up of the most simple geometric shapes (a straight line) and a circle, is not a polyhedron.

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A polygon

It is a polygon that fits the given description.

polygon

no, but an eight sided figure you could use is an octagon. a figure 8 may be a figure and closed but, it has no sides and no line segments.

A polygon, but only if all the line segments are coplanar.

A triangle.

A simple closed figure formed by three or more segments is called a polygon. Regardless of how many sides a polygon has, all polygons will have as many vertices as it has sides.

If they are straight lines then it is a polygon.

a polygon

It is called its perimeter.

It is a polygon that fits the given description.

Yes. A simple closed figure is counted as a polygon for a polygon is closed.

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