Dear Students: Polygons are all around us. They help us understand our world and how to get around in it. Think about a stop sign. You probably already know that a stop sign has eight sides. Because we have become used to a stop sign having eight sides, we may think STOP! whenever we see an eight-sided polygon even if it doesn't have the word, STOP, painted on it.

How much do you know about polygons? Check out your knowledge by taking the Quickie Quiz below.

**Question 1: Which of these figures is a ****polygon?**

**Question 2: Which figure is a quadrilateral?**

**Question 3: What is the name of this polygon?**

**Question 4: Which figure is a dodecagon?**

**Question 5: Which figure is a type of parallelogram?**

**Question 6: Which figure is a concave polygon?**

**Question 7: Which figure has seven sides?**

**Question 8: An n-gon has how many sides?**

**Question 9: Which figure is a regular polygon?**

**Question 10: Which description matches this figure?**

Score one point for each question that you got correct.

Score a Bonus Point if you took the time to read the answers and explanations.

4 - 8 points - Keep working. You'll get there!

9 - 11 points - You've mastered polygons, ** and** you have great study habits.

I hope that you have enjoyed this Quickie Quiz. Try out Lois's Quickie Quizzes on Equivalent Fractions and Integers.