# Types of Quadrilaterals

Let us look at the different types of quadrilaterals drawn below

Trapezium |
A quadrilateral in which one pair of opposite sides are parallel is called a trapezium. |

Kite |
A quadrilateral in which two pairs of adjacent sides are equal is called a kite. The diagonals of a kite intersect at right angles. |

Parallelogram |
A quadrilateral in which both pairs of opposite sides are equal is called a parallelogram. |

Rectangle |
A parallelogram in which all angles are right angles is called a rectangle. |

Rhombus |
A parallelogram in which all sides are equal is called a rhombus. |

Square |
A rectangle in which all sides are equal is called a square. |