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Hexagon Shape Counting Puzzle: How many hexagons can you find in the diagram below?


A hexagon is any 2D shape with 6 sides.

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Best Answer Ashok Goyal (wqaindia) says

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    stanwshura 3 years ago

    Where is the +2 ? I got 4 large equilateral hexagons + 5 elongated mini-hexagons + 1 acute mini-hexagon in the center + 4 internal, "parallelohexagons" + 2 (oooooh! nevermind!) mini-equilaterals + ?? + ?? for a total of 16....


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Courtney Morgan (ViolinByCourtney) says

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    jellohello 3 years ago

    The second set of 4 you mentioned aren't hexagons because they have more than 6 sides.


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    stanwshura 3 years ago

    Yikes, I missed the 2 horizontal arrows! Revision, thus: 4+5+4+2+2+1=18

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