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# Is a rhombus also a parallelogram?

Updated: 12/13/2022 Wiki User

6y ago

Not quite, because a rhombus has 4 equal sides whereas a parallelogram does not have 4 equal sides but they are both 4 sided quadrilaterals.

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A parallelogram has two pairs of opposite sides which are parallel and that is also true of a rhombus. Therefore, a rhombus is always a special kind of parallelogram. Wiki User

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### Is parallelogram also a rhombus?

A rhombus is a parallelogram, but something that is a parallelogram isn't necessarily a rhombus.

### Every parallelogram is a rhombus true or false?

False.Every parallelogram is not a rhombus, but every rhombus is also a parallelogram.

### Is a rhombus is also a parallelogram?

yes it is a parallelogram

### Is a rhombus a a parallelogram with all equal angles?

No. A rhombus is a parallelogram with all equal sides. A parallelogram with all equal angles is a rectangle (which might also be a rhombus and a square).

### How is a rhombus the same as a parallelogram?

A rhombus is a parallelogram, but a parallelogram isn't always a rhombus. A rhombus is a parallelogram where all the lines are the same length.

### Is a rhombus always a parallelogram?

Yes.A parallelogram is not always a rhombus. However, if a rhombus has at least two equal sides then it will be considered a parallelogram. A rhombus is also know as an quadrilateral.Yes.

### When cant a parallelogram be a rhombus?

A rhombus is a parallelogram.

### What is a parallelogram with all sides congruent is called?

It is a rhombus that has 4 equal sides which is also classed as a parallelogram

### What are other names for a parallelogram?

A parallelogram is also a square, rhombus, and rectangle.

### Is a parallelogram always sometimes or never a rhombus?

a parallelogram will never ever be a rhombus