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# Why do rhombus have equal opposite sides?

Updated: 12/17/2022

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A rhombus has 4 equal sides and opposite parallel sides whose opposite interior angles are equal but none of them are 90 degrees otherwise it would be a square.

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### How many pairs of opposite sides that are equal does a rhombus have?

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### Is a rhombus a parrallelogram why or why not?

Both pairs of opposite sides of a parallelogram must be equal. Since both pairs of opposite sides of a rhombus are equal, it is a parallelogram.

### What does a rhombus have to have to prove that it is a rhombus?

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### Is a rhombus also a square?

A rhombus can be a square, but not necessarily.A square is always also a rhombus.A rhombus has 4 equal sides with opposite sides parallel and opposite angles equal.A square has 4 equal sides with opposite sides parallel and all angles 90o.

### What property applies to a rhombus?

-- A rhombus has four sides. -- All four sides are equal. -- Opposite sides are parallel.

### Quadrilateral with congruent sides and no right angles?

rhombus. The rhombus is a quadrilateral with all sides equal in length. It is also a parallelogram, so opposite sides are parallel and equal in length, and opposite angles are equal.

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### Does a rhombus have all equal opposite sides?

no, it has only 1 set of equal sides. :)