Unformatted text preview: triangles are congruent. Proving right triangles congruent Since any pair of right triangles have one pair of congruent angles (the right angles), there is a special theorem for proving two right triangles congruent. HypotenuseLeg (HL) Theorem: If the hypotenuse and a leg of one right triangle are congruent to the corresponding parts of another right triangle, then the triangles are congruent. Example 3...
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 Geometry, Addition, Angles, Postulates, Pythagorean Theorem, Right triangle, Hypotenuse, triangle, SAS Postulates

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