# p5.js | square() Function

• Last Updated : 17 Jan, 2020

The square() function is an inbuilt function in p5.js which is used to draw the square on the screen. A square contains four equal sides and four angles each of 90 degrees. It is the special case of a rectangle where width and height are equal.

Syntax:

`square( x, y, s, tl, tr, br, bl )`

Parameters: This function accept many parameters as mentioned above and described below:

• x: It is used to set the x-coordinate of square.
• y: It is used to set the y-coordinate of square.
• s: It is used to set the size of side of square.
• tl: It is optional parameter and used to set the radius of top-left corner.
• tr: It is optional parameter and used to set the radius of top-right corner.
• br: It is optional parameter and used to set the radius of bottom-right corner.
• bl: It is optional parameter and used to set the radius of bottom-left corner.

Example 1:

 `function` `setup() { ``      ` `    ``// Create Canvas of given size ``    ``createCanvas(300, 300); ``  ` `} ``  ` `function` `draw() { ``      ` `    ``background(220);``      ` `    ``// Use color() function``    ``let c = color(``'green'``);``  ` `    ``// Use fill() function to fill color``    ``fill(c);``    ` `    ``// Draw a square``    ``square(50, 50, 200);``    ` `} `

Output:

Example 2:

 `function` `setup() { ``      ` `    ``// Create Canvas of given size ``    ``createCanvas(300, 300); ``  ` `} ``  ` `function` `draw() { ``      ` `    ``background(220);``      ` `    ``// Use color() function``    ``let c = color(``'green'``);``  ` `    ``// Use fill() function to fill color``    ``fill(c);``    ` `    ``// Draw a square``    ``square(50, 50, 200, 20);``    ` `} `

Output:

Example 3:

 `function` `setup() { ``      ` `    ``// Create Canvas of given size ``    ``createCanvas(300, 300); ``  ` `} ``  ` `function` `draw() { ``      ` `    ``background(220);``      ` `    ``// Use color() function``    ``let c = color(``'green'``);``  ` `    ``// Use fill() function to fill color``    ``fill(c);``    ` `    ``// Draw a square``    ``square(50, 50, 200, 10, 20, 30, 40);``    ` `} `

Output:

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Reference: https://p5js.org/reference/#/p5/square

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