A quadrilateral is a closed figure of precisely four sides.
Types of quadrilateralsThere are many types of quadrilaterals. As the word ‘quad’ means four, all these types of a quadrilateral have four sides, and the sum of angles of these shapes is \(360\) degrees.
A few quadrilaterals:
Let us look at the properties of each of these quadrilaterals in detail.
Classification of quadrilaterals
|It has four right angles and four equal sides|
|It has four right sides, and the opposite sides are equal|
|The two sides are parallel, and opposite angles are equal|
|Four equal-length sides and opposite sides are parallel to each other|
The two sides of the trapezium are parallel