What 2 shapes have congruent sides?

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Q: What 2 shapes have congruent sides?
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When two shapes are similar does that mean they have the same amount of sides?

No, it means they have either 2 sides and 1 angle congruent, 2 angles congruent, 2 angles and a side congruent, or 3 sides congruent.

Can two shapes be congruent and not similar?

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.

What does congruent and simliar mean?

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

What figure has all sides congruent?

All regular shapes have congruent sides.

Are similar shapes always 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.

What shapes have opposite sides congruent?

A polygon with 2n sides (n>1) can have opposite sides congruent.

What is the ratio between the corresponding sides of two congruent shapes?

Since by definition corresponding sides of congruent shapes have the same length, the answer is 1.

What are similarities of congruent shapes and similar shapes?

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.

What shapes have 4 congruent sides?


What does congruent mean if shapes are not the same size?

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.

What has 4 right angles and and 2 congruent sides?

There is no shape with exactly 4 right angles and 2 congruent sides.A rectangle has 4 right angles and 2 pairs of congruent sides - 4 sides in all. But if the numbers in the question are not limiting, then there are many more shapes. An irregular hexagon with the following shape, will meet the requirements if its height is the same as its base.___|....\|......\___!_______|There are lots more shapes with more sides.

What are congruent sides?

sides (no, not angles, SIDES, as in LINES,) that are the same length and thickness. Just like congruent shapes, but with lines. hope you find lots of congruent lines! :)