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The term is derived from Greek word 'isoskelḗs' which means 'with equal legs'.

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What is a triangle that has 2 congruent sides?

either an isosoles or a equilateral triangle

What does isosoles mean?

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What is an isosoles triangle?

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What are the different kinds of angles and triangle according to size and its angles?

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How many degrees does a isosoles have?

An isosceles triangle has interior angles of 180 degrees and exterior angles of 360 degrees

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How many pairs of parallel lines does a isosoles triangle?

An isosceles triangle has no parallel sides but it does have 2 sides of equal lengths

Is a isosoles trapezoid a kite?


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