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Unformatted text preview: 12-2 Similarities Between Triangles
A) Definition a. Given a correspondence between two triangles. If corresponding angles are congruent, and corresponding sides are proportional, then the correspondence is called similarity; and the triangles are said to be similar. so Example) Example) Example) Similar or not 1) Two squares 2) Two rectangles B) Two equilateral triangles Proving Triangles Similar a. You must prove: (6 things) i. all corresponding angles are congruent ii. all corresponding sides are proportional
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This note was uploaded on 05/16/2011 for the course ALGEBRA 098 taught by Professor Johnson during the Spring '09 term at Grand Valley State.
- Spring '09