# Difference between revisions of "Polygon Command"

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− | ; Polygon | + | ; Polygon( <Point>, ..., <Point> ) |

: Returns a polygon defined by the given points. | : Returns a polygon defined by the given points. | ||

− | :{{example|1= | + | :{{example|1=<code><nowiki>Polygon((1, 1), (3, 0), (3, 2), (0, 4))</nowiki></code> yields a quadrilateral.}} |

− | ; Polygon | + | ; Polygon( <Point>, <Point>, <Number of Vertices> ) |

: Creates a regular polygon with ''n'' vertices. | : Creates a regular polygon with ''n'' vertices. | ||

− | :{{example|1= | + | :{{example|1=<code><nowiki>Polygon((1, 1), (4, 1), 6)</nowiki></code> yields a hexagon.}} |

− | ; Polygon | + | ; Polygon( <List of Points> ) |

: Returns a polygon defined by the points in the list. | : Returns a polygon defined by the points in the list. | ||

− | :{{example|1= | + | :{{example|1=<code><nowiki>Polygon({(0, 0), (2, 1), (1, 3)})</nowiki></code> yields a triangle.}} |

− | ;Polygon | + | ;Polygon( <Point>, <Point>, <Number of Vertices n>, <Direction> ) |

− | :Creates a regular polygon with n vertices, and directed by the direction (e.g. a plane to which the polygon will be parallel, if possible). | + | :Creates a regular polygon with ''n'' vertices, and directed by the ''direction'' (e.g. a plane to which the polygon will be parallel, if possible). |

− | {{Note| See also [[File:Mode polygon.svg|link=|24px]] [[Polygon Tool|Polygon]] and [[File:Mode regularpolygon.svg]] [[Regular Polygon Tool|Regular Polygon]] tools.}} | + | {{Note| See also [[File:Mode polygon.svg|link=|24px]] [[Polygon Tool|Polygon]] and [[File:Mode regularpolygon.svg|link=|24px]] [[Regular Polygon Tool|Regular Polygon]] tools.}} |

## Latest revision as of 10:33, 11 October 2017

- Polygon( <Point>, ..., <Point> )
- Returns a polygon defined by the given points.
**Example:**`Polygon((1, 1), (3, 0), (3, 2), (0, 4))`

yields a quadrilateral.

- Polygon( <Point>, <Point>, <Number of Vertices> )
- Creates a regular polygon with
*n*vertices. **Example:**`Polygon((1, 1), (4, 1), 6)`

yields a hexagon.

- Polygon( <List of Points> )
- Returns a polygon defined by the points in the list.
**Example:**`Polygon({(0, 0), (2, 1), (1, 3)})`

yields a triangle.

- Polygon( <Point>, <Point>, <Number of Vertices n>, <Direction> )
- Creates a regular polygon with
*n*vertices, and directed by the*direction*(e.g. a plane to which the polygon will be parallel, if possible).

**Note:**See also Polygon and Regular Polygon tools.