Dictionary
search :       browse : 
A B C D E F G H I J K L M
  N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
         
Description
Related Terms
Everyday Examples
Interactive Checkpoint
More Information
Challenge
How to use this dictionary
Contact
 Everyday Examples
 Hexagon:  A polygon with 6 sides.
Each patch in this quilt is in the shape of a hexagon. Check that this is true by counting the number of sides of any of the patches. Each patch has exactly six sides.

Quilt

Flower Garden Quilt by Stone Mountain Craft Shop. Photo by Geraldine N. Johnson, Blue Ridge Folklife Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress.