Congruent Polygons: Definition & Examples

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If the sum of all a polygon's angle measurements is 720 degrees, what would be the sum of the angle measurements in a congruent polygon?

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2. A square's perimeter is 20 feet. A regular pentagon's perimeter is also 20 feet. Why are the two polygons not congruent despite having the same perimeter?

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Polygons must meet certain conditions to be congruent. This quiz/worksheet will help you test your understanding of how to tell a congruent polygon from an incongruent one by providing you with a variety of practice problems.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments you'll be tested on the mathematic principles and functions of:

• Angle measurements in congruent polygons
• Congruent polygons
• Incongruent polygons

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet allow students to test the following skills:

• Problem solving - use acquired knowledge to solve congruent polygon practice problems
• Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding what makes a polygon congruent
• Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast various polygons to determine if they are congruent