Polygons on n Vertices

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Explore the myriad shapes that a polygon on vertices can have. The vertices are equally spaced around a unit circle. You can sort the polygons by the number of rotation symmetries, the number of reflection symmetries, the number of edge crossings, or the perimeter. Mouse over a polygon to see the associated data.

Contributed by: Marc Brodie  (August 2013)
(Wheeling Jesuit University)
Open content licensed under CC BY-NC-SA




[1] The On-Line Encyclopedia of Integer Sequences. "Sequences A000939 and A000940." (Aug 6, 2013) oeis.org/A000939 and oeis.org/A000940.

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