# What is a 4 sided polygon?

##### 1 Answer

Jan 8, 2016

A quadrilateral.

#### Explanation:

Any **quadrilateral**.

Quadrilaterals take many forms, but their most basic characteristic is that they are a

In case you didn't know or have forgotten, a **polygon** is any *closed* figure created by a series of *straight line segments.*

In the case of any quadrilateral, there are

Notice that Latin roots:

"

quadri-" means#4#

"latus" means sided