The Inscribed Shapes ClipArt gallery provides 86 examples of geometric spapes enclosed within another shape with every vertex of the enclosed figure touching the outer figure.

Illustration of 2 squares; one inscribed in a regular dodecagon and the other circumscribed about the…

Illustration of an equilateral triangle inscribed in an equilateral dodecagon. This could also be described…

Illustration of a rhombus circumscribed about an ellipse. This could also be described as an ellipse…

Illustration of 10 congruent equilateral triangles that have the same center. Each triangle has been…

Illustration of a cyclic hexagon, a hexagon inscribed in a circle. This can also be described as a circle…

Illustration of a cyclic hexagon, a hexagon inscribed in a circle. This can also be described as a circle…

Illustration of a circle inscribed in a regular nonagon. This could also be described as a regular nonagon…

Illustration of an equilateral triangle inscribed in a regular nonagon. This could also be described…

Illustration of a regular octagon circumscribed about a square. This could also be described as a square…

Regular pentagon inscribed in a circle, circumscribed about a circle.

Illustration of a cyclic pentagon, a pentagon inscribed in a circle. This can also be described as a…

Illustration of pentagon inscribed in circle. Or, circle circumscribed about pentagon. Construction…

Illustration showing a circle inscribed in a regular pentagon. Or, a regular pentagon circumscribed…

Illustration of a cyclic quadrilateral, a quadrilateral inscribed in a circle. This can also be described…

Illustration of a regular heptagon/septagon circumscribed about a circle. This can also be described…

An illustration of a right triangle inscribed in a semicircle.

"Divide the square as indicated by the dotted lines, drawing these as full lines in pencil, but do not…

An illustration of a circle inscribed in a square. It can be used to show that the area of a circle…

Illustration of a square inscribed in a square. The interior square is rotated 45° in relation to…

Illustration of a square inscribed in a square that is inscribed in another square. Each successive…

An illustration showing a circle with radius r inscribed in a triangle with sides a, b, and c.

An illustration showing a circle with sectors D and E inscribed in a triangle with angles, A, B, and…

Illustration of a regular nonagon inscribed in an equilateral triangle. This could also be described…

Illustration of an equilateral triangle inscribed in an equilateral triangle. The smaller triangle is…

Illustration of an equilateral triangle inscribed in an equilateral triangle by joining the midpoints…