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congruent figures are the same shape and the same size while similar figures are the same shape but different sizes and it doesn't matter which way the shape is facing

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A polynomial of degree zero is a constant term

The grouping method of factoring can still be used when only some of the terms share a common factor A True B False

The sum or difference of p and q is the of the x-term in the trinomial

A number a power of a variable or a product of the two is a monomial while a polynomial is the of monomials

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What does it mean for two figures to be congruent?

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Can two figures be congruent but not similar?

no because if they are conmgruent then they are similar


What is the difference between similar and congruent?

Congruent means two figures have exactly the same shape and size. If the shape is identical, but not the size , two figures are similar.


Are two congruent figures similar?

Yes, congruent means same size and shape.


What are not always true if two figures are similar?

That their sides are congruent.


What is the symbol that denotes two figures are similar?

= congruent sign


How do you compare and contrast congruent and similar?

Similar means they are of the same shape but not necessary the same size. two figure are congruents when they are of the same shape and size. congruent figures can be similar but not similar figures aren't always congruent


How do you know if two figures are congruent or not?

They are congruent if they are identical in shape and size.


When two plane figures have congruent angles and porportional sides they are?

... similar.


1What is the difference between congruent and similar?

Two congruent geometric figures have the same shape and the same size, whereas two similar geometric figures have the same shape but they differ in size.


Definition of Congruent Figures?

The Definition of Congruent Figures (which is a proof) says that if two figures have corresponding sides congruent and corresponding angles congruent, then the figures are to be congruent.


Why are two figures similar if their angles are the same?

because if you shrink or grow a similar figure, it would be congruent.

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