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Flashcards - FTCE Middle Grades Math: Quadrilaterals & Polygons

Flashcards - FTCE Middle Grades Math: Quadrilaterals & Polygons
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congruent
In geometry, two figures or objects are congruent if they have the same shape and size, or if one has the same shape and size as the mirror image of the other
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similar
Two geometrical objects are called similar if they both have the same shape, or one has the same shape as the mirror image of the other
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regular polygon
In Euclidean geometry, a regular polygon is a polygon that is equiangular and equilateral
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square
In geometry, a square is a regular quadrilateral, which means that it has four equal sides and four equal angles
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area
Area is the quantity that expresses the extent of a two-dimensional figure or shape, or planar lamina, in the plane
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rectangle
In Euclidean plane geometry, a rectangle is a quadrilateral with four right angles
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parallelogram
In Euclidean geometry, a parallelogram is a simple quadrilateral with two pairs of parallel sides
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parallelogram
In Euclidean geometry, a parallelogram is a simple quadrilateral with two pairs of parallel sides
rectangle
In Euclidean plane geometry, a rectangle is a quadrilateral with four right angles
area
Area is the quantity that expresses the extent of a two-dimensional figure or shape, or planar lamina, in the plane
square
In geometry, a square is a regular quadrilateral, which means that it has four equal sides and four equal angles
regular polygon
In Euclidean geometry, a regular polygon is a polygon that is equiangular and equilateral
similar
Two geometrical objects are called similar if they both have the same shape, or one has the same shape as the mirror image of the other
congruent
In geometry, two figures or objects are congruent if they have the same shape and size, or if one has the same shape and size as the mirror image of the other
rhombus
In Euclidean geometry, a rhombus, plural rhombi or rhombuses, is a simple quadrilateral whose four sides all have the same length
kite
A kite is traditionally a tethered heavier-than-air craft with wing surfaces that react against the air to create lift and drag
diagonal
In geometry, a diagonal is a line segment joining two vertices of a polygon or polyhedron, when those vertices are not on the same edge
geometry proof
In mathematics, a proof is a deductive argument for a mathematical statement
Bases
In chemistry, bases are substances that, in aqueous solution, are slippery to the touch, taste astringent, change the color of indicators , react with acids to form salts, promote certain chemical reactions , accept protons from any proton donor, and/or contain completely or partially displaceable OH- ions
right trapezoid
In Euclidean geometry, a convex quadrilateral with at least one pair of parallel sides is referred to as a trapezoid in American and Canadian English but as a trapezium in English outside North America
irregular polygon
In elementary geometry, a polygon is a plane figure that is bounded by a finite chain of straight line segments closing in a loop to form a closed chain or circuit
interior angles
In geometry, an angle of a polygon is formed by two sides of the polygon that share an endpoint

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