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It is congruent

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What does it mean for two shapes to be similar?

Two geometric shapes are similar if they have same size,shape, side lengths,and angles.

What dose it mean for two shapes to be similar?

Two shapes are similar when the sides of one are directly proportional to the corresponding sides of the other. That all the corresponding angles are equal.

Can two shapes that are similar be congruent?


What does similar mean in mathematics?

Two shapes are said to be similar if they have the same angles, and the crresponding sides are all in the same proportion.

What does congruent mean if shapes are not the same size?

You can have two shapes - a small one and a big one - whose angles are congruent but the sides are not. In that case the shapes are not congruent but similar.

Can two shapes be congruent and not similar?

In short, no. Similar shapes are shapes in which all corresponding angles congruent regardless of the length of the sides. Congruent shapes have congruent corresponding angles and corresponding sides. In effect congruent shapes is a special condition of similar shapes.

What two shapes are most similar?

hexagon and pentagon

What does the scale factor between two similar tell you about the angles?

The two similar shapes will have the same angles

What is two shapes that are different sizes called?

If they are the same shapes but differ only in size, then they are SIMILAR shapes. Otherwise, they are simply different shapes.

Which two continents shapes are similar?

south america and africa

What is the definition of similar shapes?

similar shapes are shapes that have the same angles but are different sizes.

What does a scale factor tell you about two similar shapes?

They are similar to each other by ratio and angles

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