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A trapezium is a plane area enclosed by four straight lines, wit one pair of parallel sides. A right angle is formed by only two line segments which end at the same point and make an angle of 90 degrees at that point. The two figures are totally different.

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What a trapezoid with only 1 right angle?

a right trapezoid

Which figure has 2 right angle 1 obtuse angle and 1 acute angle?

It fits the description of a trapezoid

Why does a trapezoid have a right angle?

In general, trapezoids do not have right angles. In fact, a trapezoid with a right angle is a special case, called a rectangle.

Does an isosceles trapezoid have a right angle?


Do the trapezoid has at least 1 right angle?

No. A trapezoid need not have any right angles.

Can a trapezoid have one right angle?

it doesn't normally but it can and still be a trapezoid

What is a polygon with two right angle?

A right trapezoid.

What quadralaterals have one right angle?

A trapezoid can be drawn with one right angle.

Can a trapezoid have only one right angle?


Why is a trapezoid not a rectangle?

A rectangle has four right angles, two parallel pairs of line segments, and the lines are perpendicular. A trapezoid has one pair of parallel angles, and the angles do not have to be right, although a trapezoid with a right angle is called a right angle trapezoid, and a trapezoid with no parallel segments is a trapezium.

Can a trapezoid be a rectangle and why?

NO. A trapezoid cannot be a rectangle. If a parallelogram has one right angle then it is a rectangle. A trapezoid doesn't satisfy this condition because a trapezoid is a quadrilateral with exactly one parallel side which means that it doesn't have a right angle.

How do you make a right angle in a trapezoid?

you can't a trapezoid can never really have a right angle if it does it is no real trapezoid. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- all the way -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ___ Actually you can. Instead of having to angled sides: / \ ___ You make it be: | \ It's still a trapezoid but an irregular one. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

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