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Refer to the triangles below.a. Do these triangles appear to be congruent? Explain why or why not.b. Do these triangles appear to be similar? Explain why or why not.

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a. No, they are different sizes.b. Yes, they have the same shape.

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Chapter 9

An Introduction to Geometry

Section 5

Congruent Triangles and Similar Triangles

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So what makes two triangles congruent? Thes two triangles are not congruent because in order to be congruent, congruent means same angles or same shape and same size. So these two triangles here do have the same shape. They just are have a different size that therefore they are not congruent. No, we can tell that they have the same shape because the angles are the same. Okay, these two angles correspond. These two angles correspond And then the third remaining angles correspond. Are they similar? Yes. So similar means Ah, the same shaped, different size congruent means exactly the same Same size and same shape similar is same shape, different size.

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