# Flashcards - Points, Lines, Rays & Angles

Flashcards - Points, Lines, Rays & Angles
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right angle
In geometry and trigonometry, a right angle is an angle that bisects the angle formed by two adjacent parts of a straight line
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line segment
In geometry, a line segment is a part of a line that is bounded by two distinct end points, and contains every point on the line between its endpoints
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angle
In planar geometry, an angle is the figure formed by two rays, called the sides of the angle, sharing a common endpoint, called the vertex of the angle
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angle
In planar geometry, an angle is the figure formed by two rays, called the sides of the angle, sharing a common endpoint, called the vertex of the angle
line segment
In geometry, a line segment is a part of a line that is bounded by two distinct end points, and contains every point on the line between its endpoints
right angle
In geometry and trigonometry, a right angle is an angle that bisects the angle formed by two adjacent parts of a straight line
transversal
In geometry, a transversal is a line that passes through two lines in the same plane at two distinct points
line
The notion of line or straight line was introduced by ancient mathematicians to represent straight objects with negligible width and depth
points
In modern mathematics, a point refers usually to an element of some set called a space

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