Q: Are all six congruent corresponding pairs necessary to show triangles are congruent?

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Correct. Congruency means that two triangles have three pairs of congruent angles and corresponding sides of the same lengths. A pair of triangles with three pairs of congruent angles but sides of different lengths are similar, not congruent.

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Because ALL triangles total 180o...

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A rectangle has two pairs of congruent (meaning identical) sides.If, however, you drew two lines diagonally from corner to corner, you would have two pairs of congruent triangles within the rectangle.

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False. There are 6 pairs of smaller congruent triangles and two pair of larger ones.

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