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## NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Maths Chapter 5 Understanding Elementary Shapes Ex 5.8

Question 1.

Examine whether the following are polygons. If anyone among them is not, say why?

Solution :

**(a)** is not a closed figure and hence is not a polygon.

**(b)** is a polygon of six sides.

**(c)** is not a polygon since it is not made of line segments.

**(d)** is not a polygon since it is not made of line segments.

Question 2.

**Name each polygon:
**

Make two more examples of each of these.

Solution :

**(a)**A Quadrilateral

**(b)**A Triangle

**(c)**A Pentagon (5-sided)

**(d)**An Octagon (8-sided).

Question 3.

Draw a rough sketch of a regular hexagon. Connecting any three of its vertices, draw a triangle. Identify the type of the triangle you have drawn.

Solution :

The triangle ABC drawn is an obtuse-angled isosceles triangle.

Question 4.

Draw a rough sketch of a regular octagon. (Use squared paper if you wish). Draw a rectangle by joining exactly four of the vertices of the octagon.

Solution :

Question 5.

A diagonal is a line segment that joins any two vertices of the polygon and is not a side of the polygon. Draw a rough sketch of a pentagon and draw its diagonals.

Solution :