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Q: To divide into two congruent parts?

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it is when you divide a line into two equal parts.

It is when you divide an object or number into two equal numbers/segments. For example, cutting a pizza in half will give you two congruent parts. If a human was symmetrical, and you sliced them down the middle you would have two congruent parts.

No, you cannot.

I think it would be 2x2 squares

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it is when you divide a line into two equal parts.

Two equal parts.

bisect

It is when you divide an object or number into two equal numbers/segments. For example, cutting a pizza in half will give you two congruent parts. If a human was symmetrical, and you sliced them down the middle you would have two congruent parts.

When you bisect something you divide it into two congruent (equal) pieces

Yes * * * * * No. A median is a line from a vertex to the midpoint of the opposite side. It divides the triangle into congruent parts only if the triangle is equilateral or if the triangle is isosceles and it is the median from the unequal vertex. In all other cases the two parts will not be congruent.

to cut something in half equally

A triangle has 6 parts ... 3 sides and 3 angles. It's possible for two triangles to have as many as 3 of their parts congruent, and the triangles still not be congruent.

The midpoint or bisector divides a segment into two congruent parts.

No, you cannot.

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