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

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

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

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

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

− | ;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|link=|24px]] [[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.}} |

## Revision as of 17:17, 7 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.