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Q: Does a square always have congruent sides?

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It has four congruent sides.

A square or a rhombus. A rhombus does not have 4 congruent angles as a square does. It's always a rhombus. And, depending on the angles, it could also be a square. (This definition treats the square as a special case of the rhombus.)

No because a rhombus has 4 congruent sides but it is not a square

A square

No. A rectangle has opposite sides congruent. If consecutive sides are also congruent, then your rectangle is a square.

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The answer is no, if a rectangle's sides were congruent, it would be a square not a rectangle.

A square and a rhombus both have 4 congruent sides but their interior angles are different

They are sometime congruent because a square is a parallelogram and its sides are congruent and a rectangle is one and its sides aren't congruent.

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a square

All sides of a square are congruent.

A square is the only shape to have 4 congruent sides.

No. If you made a parallelogram with congruent sides it wouldn't necessarily have congruent angles. A square has to have congruent angles as well as congruent sides.

a square and a rhombus

They are a square and a rhombus

Yes a square has two congruent sides.

Sure ! -- The sides of every rhombus are always congruent. -- If you make the angles congruent, then you have a special kind of rhombus called a "square".

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