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A parellelogram has equal sides, the trapezoid is a parallelogram.

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Q: How many more sides does a trapezoid have then a parallelogram?
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How many more parallel sides does a parallelogram have than a trapezoid?

A pair more.

How many more pairs of parallel sides does a parallelogram have than a trapezoid?

2It has one pair more because a parallelogram has two pairs of parallel sides whereas a trapezoid only has one pair of opposite parallel sides of different lengths.

What are the similarities between a parallelogram and a trapezoid?

A parallelogram has two pairs of sides that are parallel when a trapezoid only has one. A parallelogram's opposite sides are congruent and opposite angles are congruent. A trapezoid has no opposite congruent sides or angles, unless it's an isosceles trapezoid, which base angles are congruent. They both have four sides and four interior angles that add up to 360 degrees.

What is a shape with two parallel sides but is not a parallelogram?

It can be any polygon with 5 or more sides. Or it can be a trapzium (trapezoid).

How are a trapezoid and a parallelogram different?

A trapezoid and parallelogram are both quadrilaterals. Their top and bottoms are parallel. In a parallelogram, all four sides are parallel making it look like a rectangle that was pushed on an angle. The trapezoid is more like the shape of an "A" with a square top.

Are a parallelogram and trapezoid similar?

No. They cannot be similar because a parallelogram has two pairs of sides with equal length. A parallelogram cannot have more than one pair.

How many more sides does an octagon have than a trapezoid?

An octagon has four more sides than a trapezoid, because an octagon has 8 sides whereas a trapezoid has 4 sides

How many more sides does a hexagon have than a trapezoid?

Two more sides

What is a shape that has two pair of equal sides and no right angles and is not a parallelogram?

Any shape with more than 3 sides can have two pairs of equal sides and no right angles. If it only has 4 sides in total and isn't a parallelogram, then it's a trapezoid.

Types of quadrilateral?

Any polygon with four sides is a quadrilateral. Some more specific example of quadrilaterals are: parallelogram > rectangle > square parallelogram > rhombus > square trapezoid > isosceles trapezoid where ">" indicates that the one is a special case of the other.

Why is every trapezoid a quadrilateral?

A quadrilateral is a shape that has 4 or more sides. A trapezoid had four sides. If a trapezoid doesn't have 4 sides, then it is not a trapezoid.

How many more sides does a pentagon have than a parallelogram?

Pentagram has 5 sides A parallelogram has 4 (2 opposing sides parallel to eachother)

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