# Your question: What is a 9 sided dice called?

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## What is a d10 called?

The D10 is known as the pentagonal trapezohedron, each face is a kite and the die consists of two sharp corners. There are two ten sided dice in a standard seven die set, and the popular “percentile” roll consists of rolling both of the D1o’s together.

## Is there a 10 sided dice?

The d10 is the only piece of the standard DND dice set that is not a platonic solid. The 10 sided dice we use in gaming is a pentagonal trapezohedron and is typically numbered 1-0, with the 0 representing ten.

## Is a d10 a Platonic solid?

Platonic solids are ideal dice. The d10 and the d% are not Platonic Solids. While the most common diamond d10 shape (pentagonal trapezohedron) does have faces the same size and shape, it does not have same number of faces meeting at each corner.

## Why is a d10 not a Platonic solid?

Often all odd-numbered faces converge at one sharp corner, and the even ones at the other. The sum of the numbers on opposite faces is usually 9 (if numbered 0–9) or 11 (if numbered 1–10). This is the only die type in the standard set which is not a Platonic solid.

## What is a Nonagon shape?

A nine sided shape is a polygon called a nonagon. It has nine straight sides that meet at nine corners. The word nonagon comes from the Latin word “nona”, meaning nine, and “gon”, meaning sides. So it literally means “nine sided shape”.

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## What is d12 dice?

The 12 sided die is also known as an Dodecahedron, each face is a regular pentagon. … These dice can also be used in order to determine hours or months, These dice aren’t the most common dice used in D&D, but it is commonly utilized for damage rolls.

## How do you read a 10-sided dice?

Before rolling, choose one of the two dice to be your “tens” digit. Roll them, then arrange them in order (just like you were writing it down – tens to the left of ones). Read the number, that’s your answer. If you get a 0 in the tens spot, it means you rolled under 10.

## Is there a D16 dice?

Sixteen Sided D16 Dice

The sixteen-sided die or better known as the (D16) is not as well known in the gaming community. 16 sided dice are still great to have and would be the perfect addition to anyone’s dice collection. We stock these dice in a wide variety of colors.