# What Is a 6 Sided Object Called?

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A six sided object with six straight lines and angles is often called a hexagon, which takes the shape of a polygon. A polygon is a closed plane figure that is made up of several line segments joined together with sides that do not cross each other and where two sides meet at every vertex.
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 A six sided shape is a hexagon. A hexagon can have sides that are all the same length (regular) or different lengths (irregular), both are still considered a hexagon. http://answers.ask.com/Science/Mathematics/what_is...
 A six sided figure that is two dimensional is called a hexagon, but a six sided figure that is three dimensional is known as a hexahedron. http://answers.ask.com/Science/Mathematics/what_is...
 A six sided polygon is known as a hexagon. It not only has 6 sides by also 6 vertices. The internal angles of this geometric shape all add up to 120 degrees. http://answers.ask.com/Science/Mathematics/what_is...
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