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Tell whether the statement is true or false. Explain your answer.a. Congruent triangles are always similar.b. Similar triangles are always congruent.

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Chapter 9

An Introduction to Geometry

Section 5

Congruent Triangles and Similar Triangles

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So it is true that congruent triangles are always similar. These two triangles are congruent. It's just a sketch, but they are also similares. Remember the definition of similar means that all of the angles are the same, but congruent means that all of the side lengths are also the same. That's true. It is false that similar triangles are congruent as you can see these.

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