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alainabbyboo22

Complete the reason for step 4 in the proof below: Given: line segment DE is parallel to line segment FG Prove: triangle DEC is similar to triangle FGC

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  1. alainabbyboo22
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    Step Statements Reasons 1 line segment DE is parallel to line segment FG Given 2 angle D is congruent to angle F Alternate Interior angles 3 angle E is congruent to angle g Alternate Interior angles 4 triangle DEC is similar to triangle FGC A. Side-Angle-Angle Similarity Postulate B. Side-Side-Side Similarity Postulate C. Angle-Angle-Angle Similarity Postulate D. Angle-Angle Similarity Postulate

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    |dw:1347903763674:dw|

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    just to clear things up so it didn't confuse anyone .

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    so, in step 2 you proved one set of ANGLEs are congruent

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    and in step3 you proved second set of ANGLEs are congruent

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    you have TWO sets of ANGLES that are congruent. which similarity theorem you may use for justification ?

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    |dw:1347904123930:dw|

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    there , this one is clearer to see .

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    wow good work :)

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    thanks :) alright now looking at what you said !!

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    ok. . :)

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  12. alainabbyboo22
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    hm .. i wanna go with option A.

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  13. alainabbyboo22
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    is that incorrect though ?

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    we have only 2 ANGLES that are congruent, we dont knw about SIDES right ?

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  15. alainabbyboo22
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    true !! so option C or D is what i need to focus on

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    D

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  17. ganeshie8
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    yes last one is the correct one, AA similarity. great work :D

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    thanks !! (:

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    np :)

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