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# Are acute triangles similar

Updated: 12/8/2022

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12y ago

Not necessarily. Just because two triangles are both acute doesn't make them similar. They could be similar, but not necessarily.

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### Are acute-angled triangles similar?

Similar in the number of sides but not congruent

### Can you draw two acute triangles that are not similar?

Yes, you are allowed to draw two acute angled triangles. Acute means less than 45 degrees. - lovelytoes

### Is all acute triangles similar?

Only if they have the same angles

### Two right triangles are similar if the acute angles of one triangle are congruent to the acute angles of the other triangle?

yes there similar

### Can you two acute triangles that are not similar?

i think you need to check you grammer

### Can an acute and obtuse triangle be similar?

No. Similar triangles have all the same angles. An acute triangle can never have an obtuse angle, so the two cannot be similar.

### When will two right triangles be similar?

To prove that two right triangles are similar, all you need to show is that one of them has one acute angle that's equal to one acute angle of the other one.

### Are all equilateral triangles acute triangles?

Yes all equilateral triangles are acute triangles, but not all acute triangle are equilateral triangles.

### Two right triangles that are not similar still may have one congruent acute angle in common?

Not so. The two acute angles of a right triangle must add up to 90 degrees.So if the triangles have one congruent acute angle in common, they must alsohave the other acute angle in common, and then they're similar.

### Are equilateral triangle are acute?

Yes all equilateral triangles are acute triangles, but not all acute triangle are equilateral triangles.

this is true