Q: How are congruent and similar shapes different?

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An enlargement transformation will give the result of a similar shape.

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

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All congruent shapes are similar, but not all similar shapes are congruent.

Yes because to be similar the shapes need to have the same ratio of sides and similar angles. To be congruent the shapes have to be the same shape and size, so 2 congruent shapes will always be similar.

The angles for congruent shapes and the angles in similar shapes are all the same. All the sides are also proportional in both. Basically, all congruent shapes are similar but not all similar shapes are congruent.

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.

they are alike because congruent means the same ,and there is no difference.

Congruent means when 2 shapes are exactly the same Similar means the shapes are exactly same but with different sides

no

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.

It is congruent

Yes, because congruent is mainly saying same shapes if they said congruent shapes.

Congruent means that two shapes are the same size and shape. When two shapes are congruent, all corresponding sides and angles are equal.

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