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**A six-sided shape is called a hexagon as long as all six sides are straight lines and the lines connect to make one closed shape.** If it does not close or has curved lines, there is no generic name for the shape.

A regular hexagon has six equal sides with six equal angles of 120 degrees between each side. The formula for the area of a regular hexagon is approximately 2.598 * s * s where s is the length of each side. All other hexagons are irregular. A hexagon is convex if it has no angles that point inwards which also means it has no interior angles greater than 180 degrees. It is concave if there is an interior angle greater than 180 degrees.

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## How can you find the perimeter of a hexagon?

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Full Answer >**Determine the perimeter of a hexagon by adding the length of its 6 sides.**If it is a regular hexagon, where the lengths of all sides are equal, the perimeter can also be determined by multiplying the length of 1 of its sides by 6.Filed Under: - Q:
## What is a shape with six corners?

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Full Answer >**A shape with six corners, more often called angles, is a hexagon.**It also has six sides. A hexagon is a type of polygon.Filed Under: - Q:
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Full Answer >**A regular shape, also known as a regular polygon, is a shape that has sides that are all equal.**If there are sides of differing lengths, these shapes are known as irregular polygons.Filed Under: - Q:
## What do you call a polygon with four sides, none of which are the same size?

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Full Answer >**In general, a shape with four sides, whether they are equal or not, is called a quadrilateral.**Another name for this type of shape is a tetragon.Filed Under:

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