Posted by **ceilia** on Saturday, December 15, 2007 at 5:43pm.

a star, is it a polygon? if it is name it by the num,ber of sides... 10 sides i beilieve?

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**Lena**, Saturday, December 15, 2007 at 5:49pm
decagon??

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**Ms. Sue**, Saturday, December 15, 2007 at 5:51pm
Yes, a star, no matter how many sides it has, is still a polygon. Check these sites.

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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Polygon

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**drwls**, Saturday, December 15, 2007 at 6:13pm
And yes, a five-pointed star, like the ones in the U.S. flag, is one type of decagon.

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