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How many angles does a hexagon have?

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How many angles does a hexagon have?

Characteristics of Polygons

A polygon is a two-dimensional (flat), closed shape that has straight sides. It has the same number of angles as sides. A hexagon is a six-sided polygon.

Answer and Explanation:

A hexagon has six angles.

The root 'gon' in the word 'polygon' means 'angle.' You can also see this root in the word 'hexagon.'

A hexagon is a type...

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What is a Hexagon? - Definition, Area & Angles

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